Keyword: Water
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Tainted drinking water found in South Adams County

A chemical commonly used in firefighting foam and the manufacture of carpeting was found in untreated water in the Quebec and Interstate 270 area that supplies South Adams County Water and Sanitation … more

Water pipeline’s fate set to wait

The fate of Thornton’s water pipeline from a Cache La Poudre reservoir will wait an another few days for a decision from Larimer County Commissioners. Commissioners tabled testimony and a final … more

Thornton mulls spreading out water rate increase

A planned six percent rate hike for Thornton water customers may get spread out over two years, according to a plan being considered by city councilors. The council has heard a proposal to increase … more

From ditches to creeks, city mapping waterways

Graduate student Duke Douglas is getting first hand look at the City of Westminster’s waterways this summer, ranging from neighborhood ditches and concrete canals to faster streams like Big Dry … more

Making a splash at area’s parks and splash pads

There are about 97 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day this year, which means there's a good chance residents are going to need to find ways to beat the heat several times as the summer goes on. more

Westminster main breaks blamed on tank valve

A control valve in Westminster’s Wandering View water storage tanks is a likely the culprit behind a series of 14 water main breaks between 76th and 120th Avenues across Westminster over ten days. … more

Westminster crews mopping up water main breaks

Westminster road crews are still cleaning up damage from a series of five water main breaks during rush hour June 12 over a wide area of the city, from the 72nd block north to 120th. more

Mountain Range students Letters to the Editor

Water saving program has positive impact Re: Northglenn’s water-wise landscaping program returns. As a resident of Northglenn, I agree with bringing back the water-wise landscaping program. … more

Thornton works to gather more details on water line plan

Thornton’s plans to bolster it’s water supply took a hit when the Larimer County Planning Commission turned it down — but the city’s not finished yet. Thornton Spokesman Todd Barnes said … more

Northglenn water-wise landscaping program returns

The City of Northglenn is partnering with nonprofit group Resource Central on its popular ‘Garden In A Box’ program to provide low-water gardens to local residents. The program helps Colorado … more

Drops to drink: Metro North could skip dry trend this summer

While Denver and much of the state worries about drought conditions, communities in the Northern Metropolitan area find themselves in slightly more lush conditions. Thornton’s Water Resources … more

Larimer County delays Thornton water hearings

Larimer County has asked the city of Thornton to submit additional details for its proposed pipeline under Douglas Road, delaying hearings scheduled for February until the more detailed plans have … more

Thornton pipeline plan irks Larimer residents

A Thornton plan designed to provide water to the city for the future via a 70 mile pipeline from north of Fort Collins has run into backlash from the proposed project’s neighbors. The project is in … more
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