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 Special Meeting February 12

Commissioner Vacancy Update

Weld County Council Members:

   Pursuant to Commissioner Conway’s letter of January 6, 2020, the effective date of his resignation is today, January 31, 2020.  His resignation has created a vacancy in the Office of Weld County Commissioner-At-Large, pursuant to Section 16-7(2) of the Weld County Home Rule Charter. 

   I issue this “Final Determination of Commissioner Office Vacancy” as required by Section 1 of the County Council’s “Board of County Commissioners vacancy procedure 08/13/2018,” a copy of which is attached.

 Bruce T. Barker, Esq.

Weld County Attorney

  Application for Commissioner Vacancy

 Please submit your application, cover letter, resume' and other pertinent documentation by Feb. 5 to the County Council at or 1150 O Street, Greeley, CO  80632.

Timeline for Commissioner Replacement

Public Notice Regarding Commissioner Vacancy

Group photoThe Weld County Council is charged to review all aspects of County government and makes periodic written reports to the people. The Council invites Weld County citizens and employees to present their comments, ideas, or concerns regarding Weld County government for the Council to review.

In addition to reviewing county government, the Council has five functions defined in the Weld County Home Rule Charter:

  1. Set salaries of elected county officials.
  2. Fill vacancies on the Board of County Commissioners and on the Weld County Council.
  3. May suspend an elected official formally charged or indicted for the commission of a crime or when a valid petition for recall of an elected official is presented.
  4. Review conflicts of interest between any county officer, member of an appointed board, or employee, and any enterprise or organization doing business with Weld County.
  5. To consider requests from the Board of County Commissioners to grant an increased mill levy.

We encourage your attendance, interest, and participation.
The Council meets on the third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. except in February when the meeting is held on the second Monday of the month. 

Council meetings are a matter of public record. The Weld County Council, created by the Weld County Home Rule Charter, consists of five nonpartisan, elected members; one representing each of the three county districts and two at-large members.

Please call (970) 400-4780 for information about meeting locations.


Weld County Council

1150 O St
Greeley, Co 80632

Phone: (970) 400-4780
Fax: (970) 352-9019

Mailing Address

P.O Box 758
Greeley, CO 80632

County Council Members (nonpartisan)

Brett Abernathy
District 1 
Term Ends 12/31/2020

Nancy Teksten
District 2
Term Ends: 12/31/2022

James Welch
District 3
Term Ends 12/31/2022

Tonya L. Van Beber
Term Ends 12/31/2022

Gene Stille
Term Ends 12/31/2020