Public hearing to special meeting
Green Mountain PUD leads to July 26 Planning & Zoning Meeting
July 21, 2021
The July 12 public hearing for the Green Mountain ski area zone change was packed full of citizens voicing their concerns for the development. Representatives from Brush Creek Ranch presented their case to the Carbon County Planning Commission for a zone amendment from Residential to Planned Unit Development (PUD). While the majority of public comments were about water concerns, there also appeared to be an underlying culture war sentiment in regards to the application.
The hearing began with Planning Director Sarah Brugger providing background on the PUD. Under the staff comments section...