Benefits of being a recognized CPO

  • $150 CPO budget for CPO-related expenses
  • Government rates for GIS services when requested through the Strategic Communications Division
  • New CPO maps every two years
  • Free appeals of land use applications
  • Free copies of complete applications for hearing matters
  • Recognition as being the official voice of the community on land use issues
  • CPOs receive priority and extended time for testimony at land use hearings conducted by the Board of County Commissioners
  • Placement of meeting agendas and minutes of the CPO on the County website
  • Invitations to meetings and training sessions for citizen involvement activities arranged by the County