The City of Cortez Land Use Code defines what types of land use is allowed for a given area. Please call the Planning and Building Department at (970) 565-3402 to speak with a planner to ensure that your location and business meet the local zoning code. View this map to check your zoning.
4. Once you find the perfect property there is much to consider before signing the lease or going under contract. Among your other research, be sure to contact the City of Cortez's Planning and Zoning Department to determine if your type of business is allowed at this location, if there are parking requirements and if there are any required public improvements.