Supply & Planning

Supply and Planning

The average customer may not think about how Denver gets its water or the planning that goes into delivering it.

Denver Water manages its supply and demand with careful research and analysis regarding streamflow, diversions, climate, customer demand and population estimates to ensure there will be an adequate supply of clean, reliable water well into the future.

Pre-proposals for Colorado River System Conservation Pilot Program

Facing declining levels in Lakes Mead and Powell, the Upper Colorado River Commission (UCRC), the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, and four water providers (including Denver Water) that depend on Colorado River Basin supplies are working together to initiate pilot projects designed to develop and test tools that could potentially be used as part of a drought contingency plan.

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