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3439AF567DDFA68A872584720078B915 Hearing Summary


Date Sep 11, 2019      
Location SCR 357

Colorado River Water Users - Committee Discussion Only

03:58:39 PM  

Andy Mueller, General Manager, Colorado River Water Conservation District, and Frank Kugel, General Manger, Southwestern Water Conservation District discussed the Colorado River Basin and the roles of their districts in the basin.

04:23:53 PM  

Ms. Mitchell returned to the table to respond to committee questions.  Mr. Mueller and Mr. Kugel continued their discussion about potential demand management programs in the basin.

04:27:25 PM  

Brad Wind, General Manager, Northern Water, discussed how Northern Water uses water from the Colorado River Basin.

04:33:29 PM  

Jim Lochhead, CEO/Manager, Denver Water, discussed how Denver Water uses water from the Colorado river basin and how water might be used in the future in the basin.  Mr. Lochhead, Mr. Wind, and Mr. Mueller responded to committee questions.

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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