Month: December 2020

2021 Budget Highlights

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The 2021 Budget for Southwest Metropolitan Water & Sanitation District was adopted by the Board of Directors on November 20, 2020 and projects a revenue of approximately $1.87M with total… Read more »

Drought Status


For nearly 15 weeks, deep and persistent drought conditions have covered 99-100% of the state. According to the November 24 update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 27%… Read more »

2021 Water and Sewer Rates Increase

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Water Rates On October 28, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners adopted rate changes that will take effect January 1, 2021. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 rate increase… Read more »

Avoid Frozen Pipes this Winter

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The District has responded to several customer service calls this season involving leaks on irrigation lines, back flow preventers and service lines due to freezing temperatures. The following steps can… Read more »