Easements need to be completed very soon

We will be following up on easements again as it is one of the conditions that must be met for the USDA Letter of Conditions. If we’ve contacted you previously regarding easements and you have questions, please get in touch with us so we can answer your questions or help get you in touch with … Read more

Phase 1 water is on the move

Phase 1 is moving ahead based on 149 sign ups. Over the next two months, we will be finishing up Final Design and completing other items required in the USDA Letter of Conditions. We expect these will be done by the end of September, so we should be able to bid the project shortly after … Read more

Facts to Consider regarding Phase 1

This chart will show how additional subscribers will bring down cost.
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Having water delivered to you via delivery service is more expensive than the water system would be.

Hauling water could be close to the same cost as the Monthly payments.  Ken Spence (Board Member) would spend about the same as Monthly payments if he had to haul from Durango which was the case last year, provided the City of Durango rates stay the same.

The value of your house would probably increase by at least the amount of the subscription fee.

Phase 1 USDA Funding update

La Plata West Water Authority (LPWWA) is pleased to announce the commitment of a long term loan and grant funding from USDA Rural Development for the Phase 1 portion of the water project.  The letter of conditions defining the terms of the funding includes a list of requirements to be completed within 6 months, and prior to … Read more