Community Meetings on Colorado Water Plan This Week

Aug 10, 2015

Kids Helping Restore and Protect Colorado's Rivers

Yampa Valley Science School students clean up the Yampa River near Steamboat Springs. Photo courtesy of the Friends of the Yampa.

Citizens around Colorado will get a chance to hear about and comment on the state’s first-ever water plan at upcoming free, and open-to-the-public community meetings around the state. Three meetings are planned for this week in Alamosa, Salida and Granby.

Even if you cannot make it to one of the community meetings listed below, your voice can still be heard – take action now to protect Colorado’s rivers.

The Colorado Water Plan meetings are open to the public and will take place at:

Rio Grande Basin Hearing Alamosa, CO – Inn of the Rio Grande Hotel and Conference Center, 333 Santa Fe Avenue Monday, August 10, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Arkansas River Basin Hearing Salida, CO – Salida Community Center, 305 F Street Tuesday, August 11, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Colorado River Basin Hearing Granby, CO – Inn at Silver Creek, 62927 US Highway 40 Wednesday, August 12, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
North Platte River Basin Hearing Walden, CO – U.S. Forest Service Offices Monday, September 14, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
South Platte River Basin Hearing Greeley, CO – Island Grove Event Center Monday, September 14, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Denver Metropolitan Area Hearing Aurora, CO – Aurora City Council Chamber Tuesday, September 15, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.