Utility Refund / Food Sales Tax Rebate

Utility Refund and Food Sales Tax Rebate Programs

Residents living within Durango city limits with a total household income no greater than fifty (50) percent of the Area Median Family Income by family size, as published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for 2020, may qualify for one or both of these programs. Please read the specific qualifications for each program in the applications.

Year 2021 Applicants

Number of Family Members 

on Application

Total Income from 

All Sources







Four or more


To apply:

Print and complete the appropriate application(s) and return with all necessary supporting documents to the City of Durango by July 30, 2021. 

The application for the Utility Refund program is available here.

The application for the Food Sales Tax Rebate program is available here.

Applications are also available to pick up from City Hall (949 E 2nd Ave.), the Transit Center (250 W 8th St.), and the Senior Center (2424 Main Ave.). 

Mail or drop off completed and signed applications with all necessary supporting documents to:

City of Durango
Utility Refund or Food Sales Tax Rebate
949 E 2nd Avenue
Durango, CO 81301