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Denver Water is in the middle of a $40 million capital project to improve the safety and reliability of Ashland Reservoir, built in the 1890s. Demolition is complete on one of the two underground water storage tanks that are being replaced, and the new base slab will be poured Saturday, Jan. 18.
Jan. 13, 2014 Fish habitat improved in South Boulder Creek
More than a mile of fish habitat along South Boulder Creek has been improved, thanks to a partnership between the Boulder Ranger District of the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Denver Water, Boulder Flycasters (Trout Unlimited) and Union Pacific Railroad.
Jan. 13, 2014 Antero Ice Fishing Contest
The annual Antero Ice Fishing Contest will be held Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Antero Reservoir in South Park, Colo.
Jan. 10, 2014 Full access to Gross Reservoir begins today
Access to the south side of Gross Reservoir is open, after being closed while Denver Water repaired the roads damaged by the September flooding.
Nov. 04, 2013 Fraser River is 680 tons better
The Fraser River is breathing a bit better after 680 tons of sediment — created by sand applied to Berthoud Pass to improve winter driving conditions — were removed.
Oct. 04, 2013 Road repairs in Eldorado Springs
Denver Water is currently working on road repairs in several areas near Eldorado Springs. Crews are hauling material and using heavy equipment to repair damage and ensure we have access to our structures in the area.
Oct. 03, 2013 Dillon Dam Road traffic advisory for Oct. 9
Dillon Dam Road/County Road 7 will be closed on Wednesday, Oct. 9, from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. for Denver Water maintenance on security facilities and routine road maintenance by the Summit County Road and Bridge Department.
Gross Dam Road is now open for local access; however, Gross Reservoir remains closed to the public because it is not safe for recreational activity.
Sept. 27, 2013 South boat ramp at Antero Reservoir will close Oct. 1
On Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, the south boat ramp at Antero Reservoir will close for the remainder of the 2013 boating season because of decreased boating use …
Sept. 25, 2013 Denver Water sets course for 2014
At its meeting today, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners adopted a budget and rate changes to fund essential repairs and upgrades in 2014.