The Town is a municipal corporation (incorporated in 1908) and a political subdivision of the State of Colorado. The Town of Parachute became a Home Rule Municipality effective May 18, 2007 after the approval of the Charter by the voters at a Special Election held May 1, 2007.
The Board of Trustees has the power to:
- Enact and provide for the enforcement of all town ordinances necessary to protect life, health, and property
- Declare, prevent, and summarily abate and remove nuisances
- Preserve and enforce good government, general welfare, order, security of the Town, and its residents
For a listing and information, please view Members.
The Board of Elections is represented legally by the Garfield and Hecht, P.C. law firm.
For more information, please email us or call (970) 285-7630.