Community Conversation with Commissioner Kefalas

Commissioner Kefalas will be hosting a Community Conversation in Red Feather Lakes this coming Thursday, May 23rd. Michael Hein of the Colorado Division of Water Resources will be in attendance to share information on water law and augmentation requirements for mountain property owners. 

If you are interested in attending, the event details are as follows:

Thursday, May 23

12:00 to 1:30 pm

Red Feather Lakes Library, 71 Fire House Lane

6th Filing Start-Up

We anticipate that the 6th Filing water will be turned onf or Memorial Day Weekend, Friday, May 24th. 

You will see crews out prepping the lines. DO NOT USE ANY WATER at this time. We will post to the website and send an email announcing when the water is turned on for your use. 

If you have any questions, please contact the office at 970-282-1071 or

2019 Annual Meeting

As a reminder, the 2019 annual meeting will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at the CLWSA office. Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m.

Please join us for wine and cheese in the Community Room at the Road and Rec Office after the meeting!

If you have any questions, please contact the CLWSA office at 970-282-1071 or

2019 Policy Updates

The CLWSA Board is working with the Association's attorney to draft new policies and procedures as required by Colorado state law. The draft policies can be found on the website under "Documents," then "Governing Documents," and finally "Draft Policies 2019." The agenda for the upcoming meeting is posted in the "Documents" section under "Meetings," "W&S Board Meetings," and "Agendas." The Board will vote on the new policies at the upcoming meeting, this Saturday, May 18th at 8:00 am at the Water & Sewer office.

NOW HIRING - Seasonal Office Assistant

Crystal Lakes Water and Sewer Association is seeking a part-time Office Assistant for expanded seasonal office hours. Work close to home, learn more about your community and work with a fun, dedicated team! During the training period, hours will be Tuesday through Saturday from 9am to noon. Upon completion of training, typical hours will be afternoons on Tuesday through Saturday. The office Assistant will provide general office and customer service support, including helping owners with well permits, creating work orders and taking payments.

11th Filing Emergency Shut-Down

The 11th filing water will be down for emergency maintenance today, Saturday, April 6th, 2019. The repairs will take several hours, and may last through tomorrow. We will send an update on Sunday if the water is still off at that time. Thank you for your patience while we work to get the system up and running as quickly as possible. If you have any questions, please contact the CLWSA office at 970-282-1071 or

A New Well for Filing 11

As you are probably aware, production rates for the primary Filing 11 well have declined this year, due to a number of factors.  It was a dry year, but the well has been having to try harder in recent years also, to keep up with increasing demands in our subdivision and due to the typical aging process of a well.  The Division of Water Resources has authorized a new well for Filing 11, and drilling will be starting this winter (2018).  We expect the well to be put into production spring of 2019.  It will provide water for all of Filing 11, including Base Camp and the fill stations (small an