Reclamation to Host Public Meeting on Ruedi Reservoir Water Operations

Media Contact: James Bishop, (970) 962-4326, 07/28/2017 00:00

For Release: July 28, 2017

LOVELAND, Colo. -- The Bureau of Reclamation has scheduled the annual public meeting to discuss the Ruedi Reservoir Water Operations for the 2017 water year.

The meeting will be held on August 10 from 7-8:30 pm at the following location:

Basalt Town Hall
101 Midland Avenue
Basalt, Colo., 81621

The meeting will provide an overview of Ruedi Reservoir's 2017 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 Tim Miller, Hydrologist, Eastern Colorado Area Office, by phone or e-mail: (970) 962-4394, or

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Relevant Link:

Eastern Colorado Area Office Home Page