Construction photos can be found here.
On September 14, 2016, LPWWA held the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the commencement of Phase 0 at the Tribute Garden Overlook by Lake Nighthorse. LPWWA, the lead agency, hosted eight entities that have supported the project with their contributions of time and money. The eight entities, including LPWWA,are shown in the shovel line-up below as follows: (left to right) Lake Durango Water Authority – Ward Holmes, La Plata West Water Authority – Mardi Gebhardt, Ute Mountain Ute Indian Tribe – Chairman Manuel Heart, Southwest Water Conservation District – Laura Spann, Southern Ute Indian Tribe – Chairman Clement Frost, Animas La Plata Water Conservancy District – Gene Bradley, La Plata Water Conservation District – Brice Lee, Colorado Water Resources & Power Development Authority – Bob Wolff, Colorado Water Conservation Board – Kirk Russell.
|Phase Steps||Start Date||Date Completed|
|Conceptual Design Phase||Progressing||Done|
|Bidding||Awarded to Canyon Construction||7/11/16|
|Construction||By end of Sept. 2016.||Completion near end of 2017|
Groundbreaking Photos can be found here.
Pipeline will follow parallel to CR 210 and then on 141 to 125 and then up to Lake Durango.