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Bids and Contracts: Visit the Town's new site for solicitations for work within Town limits https://www.bidnetdirect.com/colorado/townofbayfield

Drought Management Plan for Public Comment until June 15, 2021

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Watering Restrictions go into effect May 15

Annual watering restrictions will go into effect May 15. Town water customers may only water every other day from May 15–September 15. Odd numbered addresses may water lawns and gardens with sprinkler systems on odd numbered days of the month and even numbered addresses may water on even numbered days (123 Street waters on the 1st, 3rd, 5th, etc., 124 Street waters on the 2nd, 4th, 6th, etc.) Residents with irrigation water should post a notice in the yard facing the street to avoid ticketing. Watering permits may obtained at Town Hall for new sod and seed. Warnings and fines will be issued for non-compliance.

Watering Restriction Info Sheet

Watering Restriction Exemption Application

Yard Sale Day June 5, 2021

Bayfield will host Yard Sale Day, June 5, 2021. To be listed on the community map, please email newsletter@bayfieldgov.org by May 20, 2021.

The Town will promote the big day and will even host its own sale and dog licensing clinic behind Town Hall. For details see flyers below.

Email newsletter@bayfieldgov.org to get your sale added to the Yard Sale Day map.

Yard Sale Tips and Tricks

Yard Sale Map

Dog Licensing Application

Dog Licensing Flyer

Fourth of July Celebration

Town of Bayfield will host the 114th Fourth of July Celebration on Sunday, July 4, 2021. Events will include vendors and games in the park, Lions' Pancake Breakfast, parade at noon, and more.  See flyer for more details. Vendor applications are available below.

Info Flyer

Vendor Application

Parade Entry Application

Town Utility Billing Has New Format and New Online Features

Town of Bayfield utility bills are now coming in an envelope.  Staff hopes the change in format will help prevent the loss of the postcard in the mail. Utility customers may also now see balances online, sign up for paperless billing, and schedule automatic payments at Town's new online payment system

Town of Bayfield Newsletter

Read Bayfield's May 2021 Newsletter

Sign up at newsletter@bayfieldgov.org to receive the newsletter monthly by email.

Town seeking applicants for Planning Commission and Tree Board

The Town of Bayfield is seeking letters of interest from interested residents to fill vacancies on the Planning Commission.  Individuals interested in the position must reside within the Town of Bayfield corporate limits.  The volunteer position duties include land use regulation review and land use application recommendations.  The Planning Commission meets once a month on the second Tuesday at 6:30 pm.  Submit a letter of interest with a brief biography to Town of Bayfield in care of Town Manager; PO Box 80; Bayfield, CO  81122 or email ksickles@bayfieldgov.org.

The Town of Bayfield Board of Trustees has been inspired to revive the Bayfield Tree Board.  The Town is seeking energetic volunteers that enjoy discussing trees, encouraging an urban canopy, working with the community to restore sick trees to their glory, assisting new home owners with tree species recommendations, celebrating an Arbor Day, and at times recommending tree removal. Residency within the Town is not necessary.  Tree Board meetings will be scheduled later in the summer.  Anyone interested in serving as a volunteer on the Bayfield Tree Board may submit a letter of interest with a brief biography to Town of Bayfield in care of Mayor Tarkington; PO Box 80; Bayfield, CO  81122 or email atarkington@bayfieldgov.org

 

Recently Adopted Ordinances

Ordinance 460

An Ordinance Of The Town Of Bayfield Colorado, Revising Division 4 (Water) Use, Rates And Billing Chapter 15 Sections 15-87 Through 15-93

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Ordinance 455

Ordinance 455 An Ordinance of the Town of Bayfield, Colorado, Revising the Construction Specifications

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Ordinance 454

An Ordinance Of The Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Revising Chapter 7, Section 7-5

Ordinance 453

An Ordinance Of The Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Rescinding Chapter 11, Section 11-3 Marshal Appointment; Duties Generally

Ordinance 452

An Ordinance Of The Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Rescinding Article I Section 7-2 Town Clerk And Adding Section 2-6.5 Marshal, 2-6.7 Town Clerk And 2-6.9 Removal of Officers

Ordinance 451

An Ordinance Of The Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Amending The Land Use Code For RV Parks And Campgrounds

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Ordinance 450

An Ordinance of the Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Regarding Alley Vacation

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Ordinance 449

An Ordinance Of The Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Regarding Amending Section 15-78 Of The Municipal Code

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Ordinance 448

An Ordinance Of The Board Of Trustees Of The Town Of Bayfield Regarding Amending Section 1-5 Of The Municipal Code

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Ordinance 447

An Ordinance Amending Section 5, Article II Occupational License and Renaming Section 5, Article II

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Ordinance 446

AN ORDINANCE GRANTING A FRANCHISE TO ZITO WEST HOLDING, LLC, ITS SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, THE RIGHT TO FURNISH, SELL AND DISTRIBUTE CABLE TELEVISION AND OTHER SERVICES TO THE TOWN AND TO ALL PER­SONS, BUSINESSES AND INDUSTRIES WITHIN THE TOWN AND THE RIGHT TO ACQUIRE, CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, LOCATE, MAINTAIN, OPERATE AND EXTEND INTO, WITHIN AND THROUGH SAID TOWN ALL FACILITIES REASONABLY NEC­ESSARY TO FURNISH, SELL AND DISTRIBUTE CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE TO ALL PERSONS, BUSINESSES AND INDUSTRIES WITHIN THE TOWN AND IN THE TERRITORY ADJACENT THERETO AND THE RIGHT TO MAKE REASONABLE USE OF ALL STREETS AND OTHER PUBLIC PLACES AS MAY BE NECESSARY, AND FIXING THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS THEREOF. 

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Ordinance 445

An Ordinance Amending The Official Zoning Map For Certain Properties Within The Town Of Bayfield To Town Center (TC)

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Ordinance 444

An Ordinance Of The Town Of Bayfield, Colorado Adding Chapter 2 Article I. Section 2-6.3 Finance Director / Treasurer

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Ordinance 443

An Ordinance Of The Town Of Bayfield, Colorado Amending Article II. Public Works Department

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Ordinance 442

An Ordinance Of The Town Of Bayfield, Colorado Amending Article I. In General Section 2-1.(a) And (b) Board Of Trustees - Generally

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Ordinance 441

An Ordinance Of The Town Of Bayfield, Colorado Amending Land Use Code Section 4-8 Accessory Uses And Subsection D

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Ordinance No. 440, An Ordinance of the Town of Bayfield, Colorado, Regarding Correcting  a Codification Error and Revising Section 7-22 of the Land Use Code as Adopted by Ordinance No 370

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