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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May 9: Eagle River Valley State of the River public meeting

State, local water managers to discuss State of the River Wednesday   The annual Eagle River Valley State of the River community meeting will take place at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, at Colorado Mountain College in Edwards. Presented by the Eagle River Water and Sanitation District, the Colorado River District, and the Eagle River […]

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New water tank in Mountain Star

Water Authority brings new water storage tank online.     Representatives of the Upper Eagle Regional Water Authority, town of Avon, and Mountain Star Association gathered Dec. 8 to mark the completion of a new water storage tank that serves the Mountain Star community.   The Water Authority put the 270,000-gallon tank into service Nov. […]

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Planned, temporary water outage in part of Avon begins at 9 p.m. Wednesday (11/9)

Basecamp development connection to water system requires shutdown of water main   Water service will be temporarily shut down starting at 9 p.m. Wednesday (Nov. 9) to certain areas of Avon so the Basecamp development can extend a water main to the public water distribution system. Water service will be restored to the affected area […]

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Water may be cloudy, discolored in part of Avon on Nov. 1

Water in the public water system may be cloudy or slightly discolored starting after 9 a.m. Tuesday (11/1) in certain Avon properties due to pre-work for the Basecamp development, which will extend a water main to the public water distribution system. Water service should continue uninterrupted to the affected area and water will remain safe […]

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Water Authority authorizes system supply improvements

Action on Mountain Star and Traer Creek water storage tanks: Water Authority authorizes improvements to increase water system supply.   The Upper Eagle Regional Water Authority at its January board meeting came a few steps closer to restoring adequate water storage tank capacity in the Avon, Eagle-Vail, and Traer Creek portion of their service area.   […]

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Cortina Lane water service disruption

Power supply restored to pump station that provides water service to area. Last updated: 12:10 p.m., Oct. 8, 2015 A power supply failure caused a temporary water service outage to properties on Cortina Lane in West Vail Monday (10/5). Crews installed a generator to power a pump station that provides water to the area, which restored service to affected […]

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