Board of Heath

The Las Animas and Huerfano Counties Board of Health members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to make policies and decisions that will help promote health and prevent disease in the county. The board encourages public input into its decision-making process and welcomes community participation at its regular hearings.

2023 Board of Health Meeting Dates

Every other month except September – December

Board of Health Meetings for the Las Animas-Huerfano Counties District Health Department are held every month on the fourth Wednesday of the month except in November and December, at 5:30 p.m. and will alternate between the Las Animas County Health Department when in Trinidad and the Community Center in Walsenburg.

Notice regarding Covid-19 (Novel Coronavirus): To adhere to COVID-19 social distancing precautions, all on-site public Board of Health meetings are postponed until further notice. To allow access to this meeting, and future Board of Health meetings, call 719-846-2213 for more information.

Posted below are the dates in which our Las Animas-Huerfano Counties District Health Department Board of Health Meetings will be held via Zoom.

Upcoming MeetingsMeeting Location
January 25, 2023Trinidad
March 22, 2023Walsenburg
May 24, 2023Trinidad
July 26, 2023Walsenburg
September 27, 2023Trinidad
October 25, 2023Walsenburg
November 15, 2023Trinidad
December 13, 2023Walsenburg


Special meetings and work-sessions as needed.