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The Department of Natural Resources grossly misreported the cost of the #COWaterPlan -- The #Colorado Independent

From The Colorado Independent (Marianne Goodland):

Gov. John Hickenlooper’s administration vastly miscalculated the cost of Colorado’s first statewide water plan.

Earlier this month, the Colorado Department of Natural Resources provided The Colorado Independent with the total cost of the state water plan: nearly $6 million.

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Arkansas Basin Roundtable approves grant application for Fountain Creek flood control alternatives

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Flood control alternatives for Fountain Creek would be studied under a grant approved this week by the Arkansas Basin Roundtable.

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#COWaterPlan: Colorado Ag Water Alliance workshop recap

From The Fort Morgan Times (Stephanie Alderton):

During the Colorado Ag Water Alliance workshop in Brush on Wednesday, speakers encouraged eastern plains farmers to think outside the box when using water.

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#COWaterPlan: Colorado Ag Water Alliance workshop recap -- The Fort Morgan Times

Here’s part one of a recap of the meeting in Brush yesterday from Stephanie Alderton writing for The Fort Morgan Times:

The Colorado Ag Water Alliance, along with the Colorado Cattlemen’s Association and the Colorado Water Institute, hosted a three-hour workshop for producers to help explain the new Water Plan’s application to agriculture.

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#COWaterPlan: "There's real time and then there's water time" -- Joe Frank

From The Sterling Journal-Advocate (Jeff Rice):

Members and staffers of the Lower South Platte Water Conservancy District’s board of directors have questioned figures published last weekend…

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#COWaterPlan: Pueblo area lawmakers weigh in

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Colorado’s Water Plan was ordered by Gov. John Hickenlooper in 2013, and completed last year by the Colorado Water Conservation Board.

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#COWaterPlan racked up at least a $6 million tab -- The Colorado Independent

From the Colorado Independent (Marianne Goodland):

Colorado taxpayers have spent at least $6 million on the state’s water plan, an eight-month-old document that has led to little, if any, real water policy action.

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