Application Process

**Before applying for new build or accessory structure, click here to see if your Tract is 90% Built Out. Click here  to learn more.  To view tract map, click here. 

  1. Fill out specific application with required attachments (signatures) and payment 
    1. Double check the deadlines and fees 
      1. Applications to be submitted prior to 4pm on deadline day
    2. Community Development Applications and Fees
    3. Driveway Access Permit Fees
      1. If your structure is greater than 200 square feet or is a carport, you will need a driveway access permit. Any questions, please contact engineering 719.547.9801
  2. Return application with payment through one of the following methods:
    1. 356 S. McCulloch, Suite 101 drop box 
    2. Email to applications@pwmd-co.us for Community Development and engineering@pwmd-co.us for Public Works
      1. If you have submitted your application via email, please remember to drop off your payment to the drop box at 356 S. McCulloch Suite 101. 
  3. If you completed a driveway access permit, you will need to schedule a pre-inspection - you will contact the Engineering Team at engineering@pwmd-co.us or (719) 547.9801 to schedule an inspection time (pre- and final) in accordance with the Access Permit Special Provisions
    1. Inspection fees included in original permit cost, but additional fees could be required (re-inspection fees, etc.) 
    2. A pre-inspection and contractor vetting process is necessary before project routing can be signed off
    3. If approved, engineering will notify you of approval
    4. If not approved, engineering will contact you to describe necessary action to move forward
    5. If you have any questions, please contact engineering at engineering@pwmd-co.us
  4. For new homes & accessory approvals, Committee of Architecture reviews applications bi-weekly during public meetings (http://pueblowestmetro.com/129/Agendas-Minutes)
    1. If item was NOT approved, staff will contact you for revisions and required information to move forward 
    2. Approved applications are sent via email the Friday following a COA meeting
      1. Contingent Applications will be held until all materials are turned in and acceptable
      2. Continued applications will be continued to the next COA meeting to allow time for customer to return required documents
      3. If you have any questions, contact Community Development at applications@pwmd-co.us
  5. Once your application is approved, you will submit plans to Pueblo County Regional Building Dept. for building permit and routing sheets
    1. https://www.prbd.com/
  6. After your application has been approved by Committee of Architecture, you'll need to contact the Water/ Wastewater Dept. to pay your Water Tap and sign and notarize your quit-claim deed.
    1. water@pwmd-co.us
    2. http://pueblowestmetro.com/416/Water-Rates-Tap-Fees
    3. All excavations for water/wastewater service lines will be inspected as well
  7. A final Driveway Access Inspection is necessary before your certificate of occupancy can be approved
    1. Once you are ready for your final inspection, you will contact engineering at engineering@pwmd-co.us to schedule a final inspection.
  8. Once all prior steps are complete, you will access your Certificate of Occupancy through the online portal at Pueblo Regional Department. Welcome to Pueblo West! We are excited to have you join our community. 

Individuals requiring special accommodations for our Committee of Architecture Meetings, should notify the District Clerk's office at 719-470-8919 by Noon on the Friday preceding the meeting.

  1. Community Development

    Physical Address
    356 S. McCulloch Blvd
    Suite 101
    Pueblo West, CO 81007

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 7005
    Pueblo West, CO 81007

    Phone: 719.547.9661
    Fax: 719.547.1048


  2. Public Works

    Physical Address
    280 E McCulloch Blvd
    Pueblo West, CO 81007

    Phone: 719.547.9801
    Fax: 719.547.1049