Regional Pool Program

Regional Pool Bids Due March 22, 2018
The Northern Water Board of Directors allocated 15,000 acre-feet of Regional Pool water during its March 8, 2018, Board meeting. Regional Pool water is available for lease by Northern Colorado farmers, and municipal and domestic providers, with bids due March 22, 2018. Allowable uses of the RPP water are municipal, domestic and agricultural related activities. Bid prices per-acre-foot must be greater than or equal to $25.70, a floor price the Board selected based on the 2018 agricultural assessment rate. 

Sealed bids are due by 2 p.m. March 22 at Northern Water’s headquarters, 220 Water Ave., Berthoud, CO 80513. Submitted bids can be mailed or hand delivered; email and fax bid forms are not accepted. RPP leases will be awarded based on highest bids per acre-foot. Sealed bids will be opened at approximately 2:10 p.m. on the day they are due, March 22 at Northern Water’s Berthoud headquarters. 

See the RPP Fact Sheet for more details.  

Sarah Smith, Water Resources Engineer
(970) 622-2295
Northern Water Dispatch
(970) 292-2500

Quick Links to RPP Documents

Latest News  To get updates on the Regional Pool Program e-mailed directly to you or your organization, register for a Northern Water Online Account or update your current account. Select the Regional Pool option under “E-mail notification Options.”

When bids have been opened and awarded, Northern Water makes all bid amounts available.

irrigating a Northeastern Colorado corn field
Irrigating a Northeastern Colorado corn field