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The following water main replacement project currently in the design phase. S. Santa Fe Drive...3/06/2023
Kenton Ensor served on the board of directors since the district was organized in 1961...3/06/2023
According to the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 36% of the state is currently...3/06/2023
Resource Central’s Garden In A Box Available Now!! Resource Central’s professionally designed gardens contain perennial,...3/06/2023
Mark your calendars! The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) annual Fix a Leak Weak will be...3/06/2023
Michael Chavez celebrated 10 years with the district in January. Mike is certified by the...
The Southwest Metropolitan Board of Directors approved the 2023-2032 Capital Master Plan (Plan) on September...12/05/2022
The district welcomed Derek Robinson to the operations staff on October 5. Derek is a...12/05/2022
According to the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 47% of the state is currently...12/05/2022
The 2023 budget for Southwest Metropolitan Water & Sanitation District was adopted by the board...12/05/2022
New water rates start January 1st Starting January 1, 2023, district customers will see a...12/05/2022
South Suburban Parks and Recreation (SSPR) and the City of Littleton will offer free Christmas...
The district contracted with Diamond Contracting Corp. to replace the sanitary sewer main in S....9/02/2022
Samuel Rivas, Jr. was appointed to the Southwest Metro Board of Directors in June. Sam...9/02/2022
According to the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 46% of the state is currently...9/02/2022
By Don Ireland, contributing writer Colorado WaterWise It would be a great understatement to say...9/02/2022
“Colorado’s water touches every aspect of our daily lives, and it is facing unprecedented challenges...9/02/2022
With Halloween and Thanksgiving coming up, the District would like to remind you to dispose...
On May 27, the Board of Directors approved the construction contract for one water main...6/06/2022
The district welcomed Emmanuel “Manny” Martinez to the operations staff on February 28. As a...6/06/2022
According to the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 87.50 percent of the state is...6/06/2022
Denver Water’s Annual Outdoor/Summer Watering Rules went into effect May 1 and continue through October...6/06/2022
With the threat of wildfires always looming in Colorado, you can minimize the spread of...6/06/2022
The district asks that drivers please SLOW DOWN near work zones. When you see a...
There is one water main replacement project and one sewer main replacement project scheduled for...3/01/2022
Cynthia Lane, P.E. currently serves as the General Manager of Platte Canyon Water & Sanitation...3/01/2022
According to the February 22 update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 9%...3/01/2022
World Water Day is on March 22 every year. It is an annual United Nations...3/01/2022
Resource Central’s Garden In A Box offers a simple approach to waterwise gardening with professionally...3/01/2022
District and Fire Department regulations require that fire hydrants have a minimum clearance of 3...
The Southwest Metropolitan Board of Directors approved the 2022-2031 Capital Master Plan (Plan) on September...12/06/2021
The 2022 budget for Southwest Metropolitan Water & Sanitation District was adopted by the board...12/06/2021
According to the November 30 update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 0%...12/06/2021
Due to operating revenue falling short of operating expenses, as well as the increased labor...12/06/2021
New water rates start January 1st In October 2021, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners...12/06/2021
Before cold weather sets in: Winterize your irrigation systems. Make sure that you turn...
One Capital Improvement Project was scheduled for construction in 2021. Southwest Metro Water & Sanitation...9/03/2021
Adam Morse is celebrating his 5th year with the district. He serves as the district’s...9/03/2021
Drought conditions gradually continue to improve. According to the August 31 update from the National...9/03/2021
7th Annual Imagine a Day Without Water: A Chance to Learn More About Your Water...9/03/2021
While Fall is the perfect time of year to aerate and fertilize your lawn, it’s...9/03/2021
With Halloween and Thanksgiving coming up, the District would like to remind you to dispose...
One water main replacement project is scheduled for construction in the summer of 2021. The...6/01/2021
Patrick Fitzgerald retired at the end of May after 47 years with Platte Canyon Water...6/01/2021
Drought conditions improve immensely in eastern Colorado while severe drought conditions continue on the Western...6/01/2021
Following the summer watering rules is the right thing to do in our dry climate....6/01/2021
After months of severe drought, now is the time to consider giving your lawn a...6/01/2021
Summertime is grill time! Whether for celebrations or holidays like Father’s Day and the Fourth...
One water main replacement project is scheduled for construction in the summer of 2021. This...3/02/2021
John Mathias has been employed by the district as an operator since February of 2006....3/01/2021
Snowpack and Drought Conditions Improve After February Snow Storms According to the February 23 update...3/01/2021
World Water Day, held on the 22nd of March every year since 1993, is an...3/01/2021
District and Fire Department regulations require that fire hydrants have a minimum clearance of 3...3/01/2021
Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) can clog your pipes and cause sewer backups. Sewer overflows...
The Board of Directors approved the 2021-2030 Capital Master Plan (Plan) on September 25, 2020....12/01/2020
The 2021 Budget for Southwest Metropolitan Water & Sanitation District was adopted by the Board...12/01/2020
For nearly 15 weeks, deep and persistent drought conditions have covered 99-100% of the state....12/01/2020
During this time, the District remains committed to providing our residents with safe, reliable water...12/01/2020
Water Rates On October 28, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners adopted rate changes that...12/01/2020
The District has responded to several customer service calls this season involving leaks on irrigation...
The three water main replacement projects scheduled for 2020 are complete. The details of each...9/04/2020
The District would like to recognize its operators for their diligent work maintaining and repairing...9/04/2020
As of September 1st, dry conditions continue to cover 100% of the state with 91.5%...9/04/2020
This year, our country faced an enormous public health crisis from the coronavirus pandemic. This...9/04/2020
Fall is the perfect time to get your grass in good shape after battling the...9/04/2020
The sewer service (lateral) is owned and maintained by homeowners, including the connection to the...
The three water main replacement projects listed below are planned this year. The first two...6/02/2020
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the District remains committed to providing our residents with safe, reliable...6/02/2020
According to the May 26th update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 17.5%...6/02/2020
David Williams The District is pleased to announce the recent hiring of David Williams. David...6/02/2020
The District encourages the use of xeriscape or Waterwise gardens to promote water conservation. Xeriscaping...6/02/2020
Scott Hand Celebrates 40 Years with the District Operations Supervisor, Scott Hand, has been with...
The three water main replacement projects listed below are scheduled for construction in the summer...3/03/2020
World Water Day, held on the 22nd of March every year since 1993, is an...3/03/2020
According to the February 25th update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 3.3%...3/03/2020
Hosted by Denver Water, the Suburban Distributors of Denver Water, the One World One Water...3/03/2020
In December, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Colorado Department of Public Health and...3/03/2020
Bruce Yarish is Celebrating Over 35 Years of Service with the District Many District residents...
The Board of Directors approved the 2020-2029 Capital Master Plan (Plan) on November 22, 2019....12/10/2019
The 2020 Budget for Southwest Metropolitan Water & Sanitation District was adopted by the Board...12/10/2019
According to the December 3 update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), 30.3%...12/10/2019
Before cold weather sets in: Winterize your irrigation systems. Make sure that you turn everything...12/10/2019
Water Rates – On October 23, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners adopted rate changes...12/10/2019
Companies heavily advertise their “flushable” wipes, but plumbers make a lot of house calls that...12/10/2019
As the assets of the Southwest Metropolitan Water & Sanitation District age, the need for...
Each year the District updates it 10-year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) to prioritize the replacement...9/10/2019
District Manager, Patrick Fitzgerald, is being honored at the 2019 conference of the Special District...9/10/2019
According to the September 3rd update from the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) drought...9/10/2019
In 2012, Denver Water exceeded the lead action level and was required by Colorado Department...9/10/2019
Have you explored our website lately? Did you know that you can find a list...9/10/2019
Can you imagine a day without water? What would that day be like? No water...
Updates on 2019 Water Main Replacement Projects: Garland Street Project – This project will...6/07/2019
The District is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Bridget Butterfield to the position...6/07/2019
After a winter with more snowfall than usual and, not to mention, a slew of...6/07/2019
On Wednesday, May 15, district staff participated in the Denver Metro Water Festival. Hosted by...6/07/2019
We are now featuring a new, fast way to report non-emergency customer service requests. You...6/07/2019
District staff has recently given presentations at HOA meetings in your area. These presentations are...
Two capital water projects are scheduled for construction in 2019. The first project includes the...3/15/2019
According to the U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) that shows the location and intensity of drought...3/15/2019
Who doesn’t love a little rebate? We sure do! Denver Water offers rebates to customers...3/15/2019
World Water Day is March 22, 2019. Sustainable Development Goal 6 is crystal clear: water...3/15/2019
Can you believe it is that time of year again? The Denver Metro Water Festival...3/15/2019
Are you familiar with your water and sewer district? Did you know Southwest Metropolitan Water...
The Southwest Metropolitan Board of Directors recently approved a Capital Master Plan for 2019 –...12/07/2018
The 2019 budget for Southwest Metropolitan Water and Sanitation District was adopted on November 29,...12/07/2018
In your January 2019 water bill from Denver Water you will notice the Southwest Metropolitan...12/07/2018
In November 2018, the Denver Board of Water Commissioners adopted rate changes to fund essential...12/07/2018
Board member Anthony Dursey is coming up on 40 years with not just one district...12/07/2018
Tip #1: Keep the Heat On If you or your tenants are leaving for a...12/07/2018
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