Pipeline Permit

Article 9 Section 9-301 of the Land Use Regulations requires the design, construction, cover, and reclamation of all pipelines and gathering lines for oil and gas operations are subject to the requirements of the COGCC. Evidence of compliance with COGCC requirements must be provided to the County by the applicant as part of the County Pipeline SU/BP application process for any oil and gas facility proposing to include pipelines or gathering lines. Pipelines in Rio Blanco County are required to complete a Pipeline Special Use/Building Permit Application (PDF), with the exception of agricultural irrigation pipelines.