Newsroom http://www.denverwater.org/rss/6E5C605F-D7CC-7BE9-8C63738227AC41F2/ en-us Denver Water supports allowing graywater use http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/A7D99B64-155D-01CB-0C0DD80983BBD7E9/ Tue, 03 May 2016 00:00:00 Denver Water CEO Jim Lochhead’s statement in response to Denver City Council’s ordinance to allow graywater use:

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Denver Water’s 2016 summer watering rules in effect http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/768DBEB0-155D-01CB-0CEA8091BDDF7B04/ Mon, 02 May 2016 00:00:00 Denver is drought-free in 2016, but using water efficiently is still critical in Colorado. On May 1, to combat outdoor water waste, Denver Water officially implemented its annual summer watering rules.

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Milestone decree protects environmental flows in Grand County http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/3D408B80-155D-01CB-0C900356929329D9/ Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 A major milestone in implementing the Colorado River Cooperative Agreement was reached last week when the water court signed a decree to secure and preserve environmental water flows in the Fraser, Williams Fork and Colorado rivers.

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Traffic Advisory: Ongoing project at South University Boulevard and East Vassar Avenue http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/A8BBFBA2-155D-01CB-0CA69C09E20748ED/ Mon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 Work is underway to upgrade a leaking 6-inch-diameter water main at South University Boulevard and East Vassar Avenue.

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TU honors Denver Water with River Stewardship Award http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/0D103D2A-155D-01CB-0CAD295EA8B4DCB5/ Fri, 11 Mar 2016 00:00:00 Colorado Trout Unlimited has awarded Denver Water, the Denver metro area’s largest water utility, its 2016 River Stewardship Award, recognizing the utility’s leadership in urban water conservation and its collaborative efforts.

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Denver Water scam alert http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/CBF77F95-155D-01CB-0CBAC137E9568939/ Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:00:00 Denver Water would like to remind the public that it doesn't proactively contact customers to ask for payment over the phone.

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Waterton Canyon closure http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/99A4713F-155D-01CB-0CEBF28FD5C0A7BA/ Wed, 20 Jan 2016 00:00:00 Beginning Feb. 2, 2016, the lower portion of Waterton Canyon, including the main entrance and parking lot, will be closed Monday through Saturday until May 15, 2016, while crews repair the High Line Canal diversion structure in the South Platte River.

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Denver Water selects new director of Planning http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/E7A554FE-155D-01CB-0CEE263F62303989/ Thu, 17 Dec 2015 00:00:00 Mike King, executive director of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, has been selected as the new director of Planning for Denver Water.

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Denver Water sets course for 2016 http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/90C3E97F-155D-01CB-0CA8725B2E746011/ Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:00:00 The Denver Board of Water Commissioners adopted its 2016 budget, revenue requirements and rate structure to fund essential repairs and upgrades to Denver Water’s system. The rate changes will go into effect beginning April 1, 2016.

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Waterton Canyon reopens for recreation Friday http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/D9610FAC-155D-01CB-0C0938E484B85835/ Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 After a two-month closure because of high bear activity, Denver Water will reopen Waterton Canyon to recreation on Friday, Oct. 30.

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Dillon Dam Road temporary closure http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/9F9FF4C4-155D-01CB-0CBC5D3900D88509/ Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/9F9FF4C4-155D-01CB-0CBC5D3900D88509/ Waterton Canyon closed due to increased bear activity http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/A4DAFE6A-155D-01CB-0C8EEA4569255F9F/ Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 Due to increased bear activity in the canyon, Denver Water and Colorado Parks and Wildlife have decided ...

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Denver Water board votes to continue fluoridation http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/2C1E7363-155D-01CB-0C28336D943FA1D7/ Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 At its meeting today, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners voted to uphold Denver Water’s more than 60-year-old policy of adhering to the recommendations of major public health agencies regarding community water fluoridation.

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Pilot projects to boost Colorado River levels given green light http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/C5BCA1A6-155D-01CB-0CD58739E4B19B8B/ Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:00:00 The Nature Conservancy’s Carpenter Ranch in Colorado stopped irrigating its grass fields for hay production July 1 as part of a pilot project to help the Colorado River, which has faced a prolonged drought. The project is the first of 10 to be funded under the Colorado River System Conservation Program, which launched in 2014.

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Denver Water seeks three Citizens Advisory Committee members http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/5DC38CB2-155D-01CB-0CD7021A133DE938/ Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 Denver Water's Citizens Advisory Committee, the 10-member volunteer committee that facilitates public involvement for Denver Water policies and programs, has openings for a representative from Denver, the West Slope and a surrounding suburb.

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Waterton Canyon trail reopens for recreation Friday http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/AFDF4448-FFB3-5168-EED1026D46D35B75/ Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:00:00 Waterton Canyon will reopen Friday, June 26, for trail access now that high flows in the river have receded and the flood-damaged areas of the trail have been repaired. River access, however, will remain closed in accordance with the Jefferson and Douglas County Sheriff’s Offices’ restricted use of the South Platte River.

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Dillon Dam Road temporary closure http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/15302205-B0D5-7559-A4A5775663CC19F5/ Mon, 22 Jun 2015 00:00:00 Dillon Dam Road/County Road 7 will be closed Wednesday, June 24, and Thursday, June 25, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. for routine facility maintenance.

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Waterton Canyon closure http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/DDEBCF98-F13A-1725-C3496E0430B75D55/ Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:00:00 In the interest of public safety, Waterton Canyon will be closed to public access until high flows in the South Platte River in the canyon subside. The combination of ongoing rain and runoff have contributed to increased river flows.

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Dillon Dam Road temporary closure http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/1C4896B1-0420-DFD8-52FDAD82C523C32D/ Sun, 07 Jun 2015 00:00:00 Dillon Dam Road/County Road 7 will be closed Monday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to noon, for barrier maintenance.

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Waterton Canyon will be open through the weekend http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/16E3DA2B-9FC9-3C5A-4DE04D5988851294/ Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 South Platte River water flows have subsided in Waterton Canyon and the trail has been determined safe for recreationists. The trail will reopen Friday, May 29, until Monday, June 1, when a four-day closure will occur for Denver Water’s annual dust mitigation project.

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Waterton Canyon closure extended http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/B3356763-0327-9FB8-85E93E92BD7182AF/ Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 In the interest of public safety, Waterton Canyon will remain closed to public access until high flows in the South Platte River in the canyon subside.

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Waterton Canyon trail reopens through the weekend http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/E173EECC-E40F-4808-F9BAF3B7E1FFA0D2/ Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 The trail in Waterton Canyon has been determined safe for recreationists and will reopen Wednesday, May 13, until Monday, May 18, when a four-day closure will occur for Denver Water’s annual dust mitigation project.

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Waterton Canyon closed to public recreation http://www.denverwater.org/AboutUs/PressRoom/0EB988CC-B42D-FD4F-3E79F2339018E2BD/ Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 Waterton Canyon closed to recreation due to High Line Canal diversion structural concern.

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