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Gross Reservoir
Gross Reservoir

“Powerless” against Denver Water, Boulder County OKs deal to triple size of Gross Reservoir

Commissioners say they hate the project, but the odds of winning a lawsuit were poor. Denver Water upped the offer to help mitigate impacts of construction to $12.5 million.

Water

Boulder County nears $10 million deal to step out of Denver’s way on Gross Reservoir expansion

Proposed settlement would remove one of the last barriers to a Denver Water dam raising, pay area residents for mitigation, and create new open space for Boulder County. But opponents don’t want the deal.

Water

Boulder County puts review of Gross Reservoir expansion on hold

The county on Tuesday said it had agreed to a Denver Water request to put the process on hold pending the outcome of a lawsuit

Environment

Denver Water sues Boulder County, says slow walk of Gross Reservoir decisions threaten federal permits

The fight over raising the height of Gross Dam has gone on for years. Denver Water says Boulder County now is using stalling tactics to stop the $464 million project.

Water

Colorado’s latest proposal to divert water from the Western Slope is a complex, disputed set of pipes

Northern Water wants to flood a valley southwest of Loveland, but the water comes from Grand County, prompting lawsuits over what some say is a devil’s bargain

Environment