Meetings this week: County votes on El Prado's historic status and consider DWI planning council

The proposed El Prado traditional historic community (in pink).

The county will finally vote on whether to establish El Prado as a traditional historic community and will also consider a resolution establishing a county DWI Planning Council.

Taos County:

  • Taos County Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting: Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 9 a.m.
    • There will be COVID updates from Dr. Alana Benjamin from Taos Community Medical COVID Task Force, and Bobby Lucero with the Office of Emergency Management.
    • The commissioners will continue discussion from the last meeting regarding the establishment of El Prado as a traditional historic community. They will also vote on the official boundaries for the historic district.
    • The commissioners will also consider a resolution establishing a Taos County DWI Planning Council.
    • To view or participate in the meeting, go to and enter meeting ID: 607-505-757.
  • Taos County Planning Commission Regular Meeting: Thursday, Jan. 21 at 10:00 a.m.
    • The planning commission will vote on the new Chairperson and Vice-chairperson as well as discuss rezoning a lot off Calle Filiberto for Solstainable Builders LLC.
    • To view or participate in the meeting, go to and enter meeting ID: 607-505-757.

Enchanted Circle IGC:

  • Enchancted Circle Intergovernmental Council Meeting:Thursday, Jan. 21 at 10:30 a.m.
    • Taos County, Colfax County, Questa, Angel Fire, Red River and the town of Taos will come together to hear presentations on behavioral health grants for the area.
    • To join the meeting, go to and enter meeting code 607-505-757

Taos Municipal Schools:

  • Board of Education Regular Meeting: Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 6 p.m.
    • The meeting will include updates from the administration and superintendent, and the board will discuss Taos Municipal Schools and Taos Pueblo Native American Indian policies and procedures among other things.
    • The public can register in advance for this webinar by going to After registering you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting.

Taos Ski Valley:

Town of Taos: Lodgers Tax Advisory Board Meeting - CANCELLED

Red River: NONE

Angel Fire: NONE

Questa: NONE

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