Low streamflows prompt halt in special irrigation permits

Effective immediately: No new special irrigation permits.   In response to low stream flows, the Eagle River Water & Sanitation District will no longer issue special irrigation permits, which are normally available for newly-seeded areas.   Local streams are the source water for the district to supply customers with water for indoor and outdoor uses. […]

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Water supply emergency called for East Vail through Cordillera due to potential extended power outage

  All outdoor water use must cease immediately.   The Eagle River Water & Sanitation District and Upper Eagle Regional Water Authority have issued a Water Supply Emergency for their entire service area, from East Vail through Cordillera, due to a potential extended power outage associated with the Red Canyon Fire.   All non-essential water […]

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Draft water efficiency plan available for review

Public comment accepted through July 30   The draft Eagle River Regional Water Efficiency Plan is available for review by the public, which can submit comments through July 30.   The plan is a joint effort by the Eagle River Water & Sanitation District and the Upper Eagle Regional Water Authority that outlines actions the organizations will […]

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