Reclamation to Host Public Meeting for Ruedi Summer Operations

Media Contact: Kara Lamb, (970) 962-4326

For Release: July 10, 2013

LOVELAND, Colo. -- The Bureau of Reclamation has scheduled a public meeting regarding Ruedi Reservoir Water Operations.

July 17: Basalt Town Hall, 101 Midland Avenue, Basalt, Colo., 7 to 8:30 p.m.

The meeting will provide an overview of Ruedi Reservoir's 2013 spring run-off, and deliver projected operations for late summer and early fall, which are key tourist seasons in Basalt.

The meeting will include a public question and answer session.

For more information, please contact Kara Lamb, Public Information Officer, Eastern Colorado Area Office, by phone or e-mail: (970) 962-4326, or, or visit our Website at

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Relevant Link:

Eastern Colorado Area Office Home Page