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Employment Opportunity: Water Treatment Plant Operator

The Left Hand Water District currently has a job opening for a Water Treatment Plant Operator.  Please visit our Employment Opportunities page for position details and application instructions.

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Holiday Closure – Memorial Day

The Left Hand Water District will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2022, in observance of Memorial Day. As always, our 24-hour answering service will be available for emergencies and can be reached through the District’s main line.

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Unplanned Water Outage – 5/12/2022 – update 4:00PM

4:00PM – Service has been restored to most customers. There are a few customers along WCR 7 between Rinn Valley Drive and Shoreline Drive and a few properties on WCR 20.5 west of WCR 7 who remain without water. Crews … Continue reading

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Notice of Cancellation and Certified Statement of Results

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Left Hand Water District, Boulder County, Colorado, that at the close of business on the sixty-third day before the election, there were not more candidates for director than offices to be filled, including candidates … Continue reading

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March 14, 2022: Telephone outage at District office

Monday, March 14, 2022: the internet and therefore telephone lines at the District’s administrative office are out of service at this time. Our telecom providers are working diligently on the issue, and we hope they will have it resolved as … Continue reading

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Inclement Weather Closure – Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Due to inclement weather, the Left Hand Water District office will be closing early on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.  The District’s 24-hour answering service will be available as always, and any emergencies will be forwarded to on-call technicians.

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RFP Issued – Municipal Advisor Services

The Left Hand Water District is seeking a qualified firm interest in serving as the Independent Municipal Advisor to the District.  Proposals must be received no later than 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31, 2022.  See full REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS for … Continue reading

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Pressure Fluctuations – 95th Street and Plateau Road – February 8, 2022

On February 8, 2022, the District and the City of Longmont will be testing a new interconnect between our two water systems. The interconnect will allow one system to supply water to the other during declared emergencies and provide redundancy … Continue reading

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Delayed Opening – Inclement Weather

Due to the inclement weather, the District office will be opening at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 2, 2022.  The District’s 24-hour answering service will be available as always, and any emergencies will be forwarded to on-call technicians. We hope … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations

Notice is hereby given that an election will be held on the 3rd day of May, 2022, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  At that time, four (4) directors will be elected to serve 3-year terms.  Eligible … Continue reading

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Marshall Fire Update

Our hearts go out to everyone impacted by the Marshall Fire. Left Hand Water has not been affected and has not issued any water advisory. We want all Left Hand Water customers to know that your water is safe to … Continue reading

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Holiday Closure – 2021 Holidays

The Left Hand Water District will be closed from Friday, December 24, 2021, through Friday, December 31, 2021. As always, our 24-hour answering service will be available for any emergencies. We wish a very Happy Holidays to all!

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Public Notice of Proposed 2022 Budget and Public Hearing

The proposed 2022 budget will be considered at the regular monthly meeting of the District’s Board of Directors on December 16, 2021.  Please see the Public Notice of Proposed 2022 Budget and Hearing for more details.

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Public Notice of Rate Hearing – November 18, 2021

Pursuant to Sec. 32-1-1001(2), C.R.S., notice is hereby provided that at 9:00 am on November 18, 2021, the Board of Directors for the Left Hand Water District will be holding a public meeting at 6800 Nimbus Road, Niwot, CO 80544, … Continue reading

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2021 Consumer Confidence Report

The District’s Consumer Confidence Report for Water Treated in Calendar Year 2020 is now available online. This report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services that we deliver to you every day. Visit our Consumer Confidence Report … Continue reading

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Water Safety – Boulder County Wildfires

The Left Hand Water District water system has not been compromised due to the CalWood or Lefthand Canyon fires in Boulder County. The water at any affected homes has been turned off at the meter pit, and the affected areas … Continue reading

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Free Sprinkler Consultations from Resource Central

From the District’s partners at Resource Central: COVID-19 INFO: Resource Central’s consultation season starts in June, and we’re planning for a healthier, less-isolated tomorrow! In the case that COVID-19 is still a present threat come June, we are ready and … Continue reading

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2020 Seasonal Flushing

In April and May, the District will be performing routine seasonal flushing operations.  Customers may experience intermittent low pressure or bubbles or cloudiness in their water when flushing occurs in their area.  The water is safe to drink and will … Continue reading

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Waterwise Education Series from Resource Central

In light of the COVID-19 situation, the District does not currently have our usual spring gardening classes scheduled.  We hope to try to host a seminar later this year if possible. In the meantime, we encourage customers to visit the … Continue reading

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Left Hand Water District Closes Administrative Office to the Public

The Left Hand Water District has closed its administrative office building to the public until further notice. The District will continue to provide services to customers, with staff rotating work schedules or working remotely or in the field.  Payments can … Continue reading

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District Board of Directors Meeting Cancelled

Left Hand Water management staff and leadership have been monitoring the coronavirus situation closely and recognize that conditions on the ground are rapidly changing, significant planning is underway and actions are being taken to prevent the further spread of this … Continue reading

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Administrative Office Closure – February 14, 2020

The District’s Administrative Office will be closed on Friday, February 14, 2020, due to a planned power outage as part of a construction project.  District operations will not be affected; calls will be handled by the District’s answering service and … Continue reading

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Water Quality Information – 63rd & Monarch Area – Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Due to work completed overnight to repair a water line break in on 63rd Street just north of Monarch Road, customers in that area may experience water that is discolored (“brown”) or cloudy due to air in the water. The … Continue reading

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District Office Closing 3:00pm Friday, December 6, 2019

The District’s administrative offices will be closing at 3:00 pm on Friday, December 9, 2019. District operations will not be affected; calls will be answered by the District’s answering service and any emergencies will be handled as appropriate by District … Continue reading

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Seasonal Taste and Odor Changes

Some customers may have noticed an earthy or musty smell in the water recently. These aesthetic changes can happen every year and are caused by algae in our water storage reservoirs.  We are aware of increased taste and odor currently … Continue reading

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Unplanned Water Outage – Meadowvale Farms (6/9/2019 – 5:15PM)

District crews have been working to repair a leak affecting at least a portion of Meadowvale Farms. Water to some customers in that area is off, and other customers may experience low pressure, while the repair is being conducted.  The … Continue reading

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Northern Water Conservation Gardens Fair – June 8, 2019

The Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District will hold its 7th Annual Conservation Gardens Fair from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. on June 8, 2019.  This family friendly event is free to attend and offers landscape professionals, educational seminars, kids activities and … Continue reading

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2019 Water Wise Gardening Class

The Left Hand Water District will be hosting a Water Wise Gardening Class this spring! Class is FREE and available to District customers; attendees will have a chance to win a “Garden in a Box” door prize!   Space is … Continue reading

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Water-Wise Landscape Seminars from Resource Central

Resource Central partners with local water providers to offer Water-Wise Landscape Seminars on Xeriscape and other sustainable landscaping practices.  These expert-led seminars are free to attend and open to everyone, from the budding gardener to the seasoned pro.  Visit their … Continue reading

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Planned Water Outage – Thursday, February 21, 2019

On Thursday, February 21, 2019, the District will be replacing a critical bypass valve at our Arneson Tank on Weld County Road 7, which will necessitate a planned water outage for the area.  Water service will be periodically impacted for … Continue reading

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Water Rates Effective February 2019

New water rates go into effect February 1st; please see this informational notice for information related to the new rates.

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Cancellation of Election & Declaration Deeming Candidates Elected

WHEREAS, the Designated Election Official of the District has been duly authorized by the Board of Directors to cancel the election and declare candidates elected at the close of business on the sixty-third day before the election to be conducted … Continue reading

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Intermittent Telephone Outage – July 6, 2015

The District’s phone system is undergoing necessary repairs the morning of July 6, 2015, which will result in intermittent outages.  We hope to minimize the amount of time District personnel will be unable to answer lines directly, but during down … Continue reading

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Notice of Water Efficiency Plan Update

Left Hand Water District has completed a draft Water Efficiency Plan.  The Plan is designed to promote the efficient consumption of all water usage by residents, businesses, and local governments; the goal of the Plan is to encourage more beneficial … Continue reading

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Final Water Wise Gardening Class Rescheduled to May 17

Please note – the District’s final Water Wise Gardening Class for 2015 has been rescheduled to May 17th.  The time is still 10am-12pm.  The classes are free to District customers.  Please visit our Water Wise Gardening Classes Page for more … Continue reading

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Response to Letter to the Editor

In response to a letter to the editor published in the April 23rd Boulder Daily Camera, the Left Hand Water District assures customers and residents that the District is confident the water being provided is of the highest quality and … Continue reading

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Public Notice – Special Meeting of the Board of Directors

Public Notice is hereby given regarding a Special Meeting of the Board of Directors on February 7, 2015.  Please see full Public Notice for details.

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Rebate Funds Still Available for 2014

Rebate funds are still available in 2014 for qualifying low-flow toilets, high-efficiency clothes washers, and smart irrigation controllers.  Applications must be submitted within 90 days of purchase and must be received no later than December 19, 2014, in order to … Continue reading

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CERTIFIED election results of the 2014 Regular Election

The election results of the District’s 2014 Regular Election have been certified:  Steve Foster –  22 votes.  John Brunner –  87 votes.

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NOTICE OF ELECTION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to whom it may concern, and, particularly, to the electors of the LEFT HAND WATER DISTRICT: that an election will be held on the 6th day of May, 2014, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and … Continue reading

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District Seeking Election Judges

The Left Hand Water District will be holding a Regular Election on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.  For that election we are looking for a few individuals to serve as Election Judges.  To qualify to serve as an Election Judge, you … Continue reading

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