Welcome to Rio Arriba County Comprehensive Plan Webpage!

Rio Arriba County has begun the process of updating its Comprehensive Plan. This webpage is designed to solicit input and feedback during the update process. Citizens are encouraged to participate in community meetings and provide input and feedback throughout the process. Information about community meetings, drafts, and other updates will be shared on this page until the Comprehensive Plan is completed.

What is a Comprehensive Plan?

The Comprehensive Plan for Rio Arriba County is a strategic framework designed to guide the county’s growth and development over the next two decades. It serves as a blueprint for making informed decisions that affect land use, housing, economic development, transportation, infrastructure, natural resources, hazard mitigation, and implementation. The plan created is a result of extensive collaboration among county officials, stakeholders, and community members, reflecting the collective vision for a sustainable and prosperous future.

Historic and Existing Rio Arriba County Comprehensive Plans

2011 Comprehensive Plan

2015 Comprehensive Plan Current

Public Comment and Suggestions

Questions about the Comprehensive Planning process

Contact the Planning Department at 505-753-7774