Our Water System is Underway

If you would like to provide feedback on anything on this site please contact one of the board members under Contacts.  

It should be understood that dates, times and other information on this site may change do to the constant changing nature of this project.  See website Disclaimer.


The next regular LPWWA Board meeting will be Jan 21, 2015 at 6:30 at Fort Lewis Mesa School.  Future meetings will be February 4 & 19, 2015 also at 6:30 PM at Fort Lewis Mesa School. 

WEBSITE UPDATES - Click here to see current timelines below which are updated on an ongoing basis

We’ve recently finalized a number of important documents and policies that define various services options and costs for the initial phase of the water distribution system. Key among those documents to help you get a better understanding of your choices and costs are:
  1.  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)
  2.  Acronyms List
  3.  Rules & Regulations                Download
  4.  Water User Agreement           Download
  5.  Transfer and Refund Policy    Download  (for those with 2010 commitments)

PUBLIC MEETINGS HELD September 18 & 23, 2014 - See Meeting Notes Here

We’ve been working hard to get domestic water to Western La Plata County – we provided updates out about our progress and the options you have to sign up for Phase 1 service at two meetings that were held September 18 and 23 at the Fort Lewis Elementary School Gymnasium. If you'd like more information or would like to arrange for a neighborhood meeting, please contact one of the LPPWA Board members listed under Contacts

Timelines/Schedules - Some Dates have been changed for all Phases on this page.

Tentative Long Term Timeline
Project Phase Start Planning Start Construction
 Raw Water Progressing 12/15
 Phase 1 Progressing 4/17
 Phase 2 1/16 4/18
 Phase 3 1/17 4/19
 Phase 4 1/18 4/20 

For more information on a Phase click on the phase Title.

Raw Water To Treatment Plant Pipeline
Phase Steps Start Date Date Completed
Conceptual  Design Phase Progressing  9/3/14
Geotechnical Contracting Progressing  8/14/14
Easement Acquisition Progressing  
Preliminary Design Progressing  
Final Design 2/15  
Bidding 5/15  
Construction 12/15  
Domestic Water Phase 1
Phase Steps Start Date Date Completed
Preliminary Design Progressing  
Project Funding Activities Progressing  
Easement Acquisition Progressing  
Collect Half the Tap Fee Now - 4/22/15  
Collect Remaining Half Tap Fee 5-8/15  
Final Design 2/16  
Bidding 5/16  
Construction 4/17  

Meeting Agendas
Historical Info.