CWCB Criteria and Guidelines for Fallowing-Leasing Pilot Projects
Final Criteria and Guidelines for Fallowing-Leasing Criteria (January 2016)
Board Approved Fallowing-Leasing Criteria
Colorado Springs Utilities Pilot Project
On November 16, 2018, the Lower Arkansas Valley Super Ditch Company, Inc. and the City of Colorado Springs, acting by and through its enterprise Colorado Springs Utilities submitted a Colorado Springs/Super Ditch Pilot Project Proposal pursuant to Section II.A of the Criteria and Guidelines for Fallowing Leasing Pilot Projects.
In response to comments, applicants submitted a revised proposal to CWCB on March 4, 2019. On March 21, 2019, the CWCBconsidered the Pilot Project in accordance with the requirements of the Criteria and Guidelines and adopted a resolution approving the Colorado Springs/Super Ditch Pilot Project Proposal for formal selection as an eligible project within the Arkansas River Basin.
On August 16th, 2019, applicants submitted a fallowing-leasing pilot project application pursuant to C.R.S. 37-60-115(8) for approval of a pilot project to begin operation in 2020. All parties may submit comments on the CS-U Pilot Project Application to CWCB within sixty (60) days (October 15, 2019).
Send written comments to:
Colorado Water Conservation Board, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 721, Denver, CO 80203.
Comments may also be sent via email to Lauren Ris
(cc Alexander Funk at firstname.lastname@example.org) or by fax to (303) 866-4474.