Parker Newbanks earns clean water industry award

24-year ERWSD employee selected for WY, NM, and CO region   The Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association (RMWEA) recently honored Parker Newbanks with the 2020 Water Environment Federation (WEF) William D. Hatfield Award. Newbanks is the supervisor of Eagle River Water & Sanitation District’s wastewater treatment facility in Edwards. The Hatfield Award is presented to […]

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Eagle County conveys water rights to support affordable housing

Upper Eagle Regional Water Authority to hold 87-acre feet of water for suitable projects.   Eagle County Government will convey 87.4 acre feet of water rights it owns in Eagle Park Reservoir to the Upper Eagle Regional Water Authority to be allocated to affordable housing projects or to projects that promote river health in Eagle […]

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Stillwater ribbon cutting and open house on Aug. 9

Celebrate and explore the new Stillwater employee housing neighborhood in Edwards.   Please join the Eagle River Water & Sanitation District board of directors and staff on Aug. 9 for a Ribbon Cutting and Open House celebration of the Stillwater employee housing project in Edwards.   You’ve seen the transformation happening behind the construction fences, […]

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District celebrates employees

Professional development and longevity crucial to organizational success   Eagle River Water & Sanitation District celebrated its employees’ outstanding performance, longevity, and certifications earned. Eight individuals were recognized for strong commitment to district organizational values: Accountability – Kailey Rosema Community Partnership – Amy Vogt Customer Confidence – Woodson Spring Environmental Stewardship – Cat Hayes Leadership […]

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