Economic Development

Baca County Office of Economic Development
29400 US Highway 287
Springfield, CO 81073
Phone: 719-353-2244

Download: Baca County CEDS 2017 PDF

The Office of Economic Development assists existing and new businesses find resources for start up, expansion and relocation. Economic Development also markets the region for business attraction and tourism. If you are considering starting a business, relocating or expanding your business, let Economic Development be your first call. All calls are returned the same day. You can find economic development forms in the Forms and Download section below.  I look forward to assisting you with business resources.

The Baca County office of Economic Development is located on Highway 287 which is now part of the Ports-to-Plains Federal project connecting Mexico to Canada.

windmillMailing Address:
P.O. Box 95
Springfield, CO 81073

Executive Director, Shelia Crane

Note: Please call ahead to make an appointment

Enterprise Zone Pre-Certification

If you are a business that wants to apply for one of the tax credits that is available because your business is in an enterprise zone, you must pre-certify before you purchase the equipment or facility. More information is available at SECED or

To get precertified you can follow this link.

Zoning Permits and Land Use Regulations

This is a letter from the county commissioners defining the zoning permits and land use regulations.
Download: Zoning Permits and Land Use Regulations letter

External Links

Forms and Downloads