City Lake Dam Construction Project


The City of Walsenburg has been dilegently pursuing the City Lake Dam Construction Project for several years to meet State of Colorado requirements and provide additional storage.

Financing has been obtained and sealed bids were opened November 7, 2018 with the contract awarded to the lowest bidder - Kirkland Construction, Rye Colorado (subject to approval by Council on November 20th).

Low Bid $6,123,793.00
High Bid $11,659,000.00

Progress Is Being Made !

Anticipated Start Date: December 12-15, 2018
Estimated Completion Time: 7 full month (July 15, 2018)

After a contract has been approved by City Council (November 20, 2018 meeting) and signed, the City will completely drain the reservoir and begin drawing water from Horseshoe Reservoir for treatment at the City Water Treatment Plant.

Construction Management Consultant - RJH Engineering