New! 2017 Be Local Coupon Book

The 2017 Be Local Book is due out the first week of December in stores! Don’t miss out on La Plata County’s favorite source for local deals. Learn about local efforts on affordable housing, how you can help, and what makes La Plata County “HOME”. Businesses: Order yours today to sell in your stores! Click here for information.

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Our Collaborative Voice for the Local Economy

Advocating on behalf of La Plata County’s locally-owned and independent businesses. Creating a collaborative voice on the resilience and independence of our local economy. Density and redevelopment, policies and planning in favor of small businesses, and a sustainable approach to our community’s resilience future. Join our Local First Responders list to receive updates, news, and be informed to respond Local First… fast… when it matters most.

Why Think Local?

Why Think Local?

By supporting locally owned businesses in La Plata County, you are helping to preserve the character and spirit of our community. Compared to chain stores, locally owned businesses recycle a much larger share of their revenue back into the local economy, enriching the whole community. Learn More

Check out an important Density and Redevelopment video here. La Plata Co. organizations and local, independent businesses sponsored this study!