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  • Oct. 28, 2015 Waterton Canyon reopens for recreation Friday

    After a two-month closure because of high bear activity, Denver Water will reopen Waterton Canyon to recreation on Friday, Oct. 30.

  • Oct. 12, 2015 Dillon Dam Road temporary closure

  • Aug. 28, 2015 Waterton Canyon closed due to increased bear activity

    Due to increased bear activity in the canyon, Denver Water and Colorado Parks and Wildlife have decided ...

  • Aug. 26, 2015 Denver Water board votes to continue fluoridation

    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.

  • Aug. 14, 2015 Pilot projects to boost Colorado River levels given green light

    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.

  • July 28, 2015 Denver Water seeks three Citizens Advisory Committee members

    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.

  • June 25, 2015 Waterton Canyon trail reopens for recreation Friday

    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.

  • June 22, 2015 Dillon Dam Road temporary closure

    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.

  • June 11, 2015 Waterton Canyon closure

    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.

  • June 07, 2015 Dillon Dam Road temporary closure

    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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