Town of Blanca

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Operating as usual

We will be open for court this Friday, May 1, 2020.  Please see the following guidelines to facilitate everyone's safety...
04/29/2020

We will be open for court this Friday, May 1, 2020. Please see the following guidelines to facilitate everyone's safety.

The fire ban includes the Town of Blanca.  No open and/or unattended fires, weed or leaves burning, and no barrel burnin...
04/15/2018

The fire ban includes the Town of Blanca. No open and/or unattended fires, weed or leaves burning, and no barrel burning. Violators can be fined and or cited into court. Thank you for your cooperation.

Due to the extremely dry and windy weather conditions and the threat these conditions pose for extreme fire danger the Costilla County Sheriff's Office, Costilla County BOCC, Costilla County Fire Chief, and the Emergency Manager enacted a fire ban for Costilla County. If you have any questions regarding the fire ban please contact our office at 719-672-0673.

03/31/2016
News From Blanca Colorado Town Hall

The 2016 Water Quality Report for 2015 is available at the Town's website: users.gojade.org/blancaco/News.htm

The Town of Blancareceived the annual Water System of the Year award from Colorado Rural Water Association (CRWA). The award was presented at CRWA’s Recognition Banquet on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 during the 32nd Annual Conference and Exhibition held in Colorado Springs

02/19/2016

IT IS OFFICIAL: CYANCO withdrew its application for the sodium cyanide transfer station just outside of Blanca. In a news release from the company, Bob Warriner, VP for Sales and Marketing said that "We listened to the concerns that (the community residents who attended the meeting) expressed and we want time to carefully consider these concerns and continue to investigate other potential sites." The company recommended that the public hearing scheduled for March 9th should be postponed.

Trinidad Martinez, Costilla County Zoning Administrator, said that the company was aware that if they wanted to renew the application at a later date, they would have to start the process all over again with a new application.

02/18/2016

More Truth: Potential Good News, although not yet official. Cyanco called the County to withdraw their application for the sodium cyanide transfer station. The County is awaiting an official withdrawal in writing.

Wait for official word before celebrating -- until the withdrawal is received in writing, they can always change their minds.

02/18/2016

Regarding Cyanco:

Social media has a lot of positive functions but also a lot of negative ones. One of the large negative ones is all of the misinformation going around.

Here is the TRUTH.
1. The proposed cyanide transfer station has NOT been approved.
2. The County Planning Commission meeting scheduled to hear the application on March 9th has been postponed. A county review of the application found a problem that has to be addressed before it would go before the Commission.
3. Blanca has no jurisdiction outside of the Town limits. The Town does have advisory status for anything that is to go in within 3 miles of the Town limits. There will be an official position of the Town regarding the application presented to the County Planning Commission before the meeting in which it reviews the application. The Town can not allow or prohibit anything outside its borders. It can only advise.

12/09/2015
Online Payments

Website Down. Pay Fines Online

The Town's website will be down for a while. The ISP has decided not to host small sites like ours. We are currently in the process of finding another host, but the site may be down for a few weeks.

In order to pay any court fines online, you will need to go directly to Blanca's GovTeller page at https://secure.cpteller.com/terminal/portal/?op=ILnDxW8gaV1s

As soon as a new host is found, the new website will be updated.

10/19/2015

Wow What a Festival on Saturday! Pictures will be posted soon!

BitterSweet
10/19/2015

BitterSweet

Enjoyed our day at the Blanca Harvest Festival! Thanks for having us.

BLANCA HARVEST FESTIVAL!When:  Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 9:00am - 5:00pmWhere:  Main Street & Smith AvenueWhy:  To b...
10/07/2015

BLANCA HARVEST FESTIVAL!

When: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 9:00am - 5:00pm
Where: Main Street & Smith Avenue
Why: To bring the Community together for Fun, Entertainment and Food and to raise money for Blanca community beautification projects

Festival will feature bands, dancers, kids’ games, vendors, a silent auction and pie contest. Good fun for the whole family!

Contact Blanca Town Hall for more information
601 Main Street, Blanca, CO 81123 (719) 379-3461

Use of the “Hi Dolly” potato trademark for the Festival Logo courtesy of Blanca Potato LLC, Blanca Colorado. Thank you all!

10/06/2015

HARVEST FESTIVAL SCHEDULED

(NOTE: OOPS: The original version of this post had the wrong date, Below is the right one: Saturday October 17th)

The 11th Annual Blanca Harvest Festival is scheduled for October 17th at the festival grounds on the southwest corner of Main Street (Highway 160) and Smith Avenue in Blanca.

The Festivities will start with the Nation Anthem at 9:00. The festival will feature music all day, vendors, a silent auction, kids' games, a pie contest, fun, food and festivities!

Vendor applications are available at Town Hall. Any one who would like to volunteer to help the day of the festival or to bake a pie for the pie contest can contact Town Hall for more information.

Specious Skies, Purple Mountains Majesty,  Amber Waves of Grain.  The Blanca area exemplifies  the song "America the Bea...
09/24/2015

Specious Skies, Purple Mountains Majesty, Amber Waves of Grain. The Blanca area exemplifies the song "America the Beautiful"

09/24/2015

The Town Hall is located at 601 Main Street (Highway 160), Built in 1999, the Town purchased the property in 2003 and moved the Town Hall to the more prominent location. The building now houses the Town Clerk's office, the Blanca Police Department, the Board of Trustee's meeting room and Municipal Court.

Town of Blanca
09/24/2015

Town of Blanca

Address

601 Main St
Blanca, CO
81123

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 16:30
Thursday 08:30 - 16:30

Telephone

+1 719-379-3461

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I've been hearing from some residents that the Mayor of Blanca, Myrrl W. Smith was entertaining making the Town of Blanca or Costilla County a Sanctuary City/County and that a petition supposedly went around. Firstly, I've never heard of any petition, nor any kind of meeting of the residents of Blanca knowledge of this petition. Let me just say that if this is true, doesn't everyone think that illegals are already being snuck in and that the crime in not only Blanca but all of Costilla County, especially Ft. Garland, has been going up? Also now we have to pay for a new Sierra Blanca School to educate the children of these illegals thus increasing our property taxes in a County that's suppose to be the poorest county in all of Colorado with mostly Retirees & Veterans on a fixed income. What the heck are you people thinking.