Courthouse: 13 West 3rd, La Junta, CO
Annex: 215 Raton, La Junta, CO
Office Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday
Home of the Colorado Cities and Towns of:
La Junta | Cheraw | Fowler | Manzanola | Rocky Ford | Swink
The Otero County Clerk's office is temporarily located at 207 Colorado Ave (under the Frontline Pipeline sign) while Room #210 in the Courthouse is being remodeled and brought up to date.
The Clerk's office will be CLOSED on Fri., April 20 while the office is being move back to the Courthouse. The office will be OPEN in the Courthouse on Mon., April 23.
Lynda Scott, Election Clerk
Phone 719-383-3024 Fax 719-383-3026
Check your Voter Registration, download voter forms, find your legislators HERE!
Shannon Casillas, Motor Vehicle Clerk
You must bring a doctor completed Persons with Disabilities Handicap Parking Application every time you renew your license plates or hang tag. Please print the application following the link below and take to your doctor to have completed before you come in to renew your plates or hang tag.
Download Application here, take to your physician to have signed, and then bring or mail to us.
As of June 1, 2011, you need to submit an application completed by your physician every time you renew your Disabilities Handicap license plate or placard.
Holly Huerta, Recording Clerk
Phone 719-383-3020 Fax 719-383-3026
We offer eRecording and monthly subscriptions to search our real estate records, images, and prints. Images are online back to 1965. Contact our office today!
Otero County is in the process of digitizing our oldest records and will soon be available online.
Please check our Upcoming Events calendar on the right side of our home page, too!
Otero County Historic Preservation Advisory Board (OCHPAB): Established by resolution by the Otero County Board of Commissioners in 2004. The Board’s purpose is to recognize, document and provide information and advice to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) concerning Otero County’s historic resources. This includes the research and nomination of sites to the Otero County Historic Register; and providing advice concerning land use decisions and Section 106 reviews. The OCHPAB also provides guidance and assistance related to historic preservation issues, possible funding sources, technical requirements, etc. to communities and individuals in Otero County.
Our pages are UNDER CONSTRUCTION. We'll be adding more information soon.
Office hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Otero County Courthouse
13 West Third Street, Room 110
La Junta, CO 81050
Otero County DHS - Adult Services
PO Box 494
La Junta, CO 81050
PHONE: (719) 383-3166
TOLL-FREE: 1-800-438-3752 (for Baca, Kiowa, and Prowers Counties)
FAX: (719) 383-4607
Otero County Child Support Enforcement available to all needing services. Phone Number 719-383-3100 located at 215 Raton AVe., La Junta, Colorado 81050. Office hours Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 5:00 PM.
For further information please link to Colorado State Child Support site
County Courthouse, Room 102
Food Assistance Program
Family Medicaid Program
Colorado Works (TANF)
Old Age Pension (OAP)
Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB)
Special Low Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB)
Low Income Subsidy (LIS)
Home Community Based Services (HCBS)
Home Care Allowance (HCA)
Colorado Supplement to SSI (C/S)