2015 Water Resources Review Committee


 Report to Legislative Council               Final Report  


Committee Members
Senators Representatives
Ellen Roberts, Chair Ed Vigil, Vice-chair
Randy Baumgardner Jeni Arndt
Mary Hodge Jon Becker
Matt Jones Don Coram
Jerry Sonnenberg Diane Mitsch Bush
 Staff Contacts:
David Beaujon
Meghan O'Connor
Clare Pramuk
Greg Sobetski
(303) 866-3521
To contact committee staff, please email: WaterResources@state.co.us




2015 Regular Committee Schedule
Meeting Information Time Location
July 20 Agenda Summary 2:00 p.m. Durango, CO
July 21 Agenda Summary 2:00 p.m. Montrose, CO
July 22 Agenda Summary 2:00 p.m. Craig, CO
August 10 Agenda Summary 2:00 p.m. Alamosa, CO
August 19 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m.

Vail Cascade Resort
Vail, CO

September 15 Agenda Summary 10:00 a.m. State Capitol
October 29 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. State Capitol


Senate Bill 14-115 Hearings Concerning Colorado Water Plan
First Colorado Water Plan Field Trip (July 20-21)
Dolores-San-Miguel-San Juan River Basin Durango, CO - Holiday Inn & Suites, 21636 Hwy 160 West

Monday, July 20, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Gunnison River Basin Hearing Montrose, CO - Holiday Inn Express, 1391 S. Townsend Avenue Tuesday, July 21, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Yampa-White River Basin Craig, CO - Clarion Inn and Suites, 300 S. Highway 13 Wednesday, July 22, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00
Second Colorado Water Plan Field Trip (August 10-12)
Rio Grande Basin Hearing Alamosa, CO - Inn of the Rio Grande Hotel and Conference Center, 333 Santa Fe Avenu 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.
Third Colorado Water Plan Field Trip (September 14-15)
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.
Senate Bill 14-115 Report to the Colorado Water Conservation Board
2015 Committee Field Trips
Colorado Foundation for Water Education metro area tour, Thursday, June 11 and Friday, June 12  

Colorado Water Congress, Wednesday, August 19 - Friday, August 21

Vail Cascade Resort
Vail, Colorado

Optional Tour


Reports, Issue Briefs, Presentations, and Memoranda
Date Title/Subject
June 15, 2015 Overview of the Water Resources Review Committee


Proposed Legislation
Bill Designation Bill Topic Former Bill Designation


Bills Not Recommended to Legislative Council
Bill Designation Short Title