20. PURSUANT TO C.R.S., §37-92-302,81602 | 04/29/2021 | Ad id: 8-0000679511-01
20. PURSUANT TO C.R.S., §37-92-302, AS AMENDED, YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT THE FOLLOWING PAGES COMPRISE A RESUME OF THE APPLICATIONS AND AMENDED APPLICATIONS FILED WITH THE WATER CLERK FOR WATER DIVISION 5 DURING THE MONTH OF MARCH 2021. The water right claimed by this application may affect in priority any water right claimed or heretofore adjudicated within this division and owners of affected rights must appear to object and protest within the time provided by statute or be forever barred.
21CW3045 GARFIELD COUNTY, CANYON CREEK, TRIBUTARY TO THE COLORADO RIVER. APPLICATION FOR FINDING OF REASONABLE DILIGENCE. Name and address of Applicant: Town of New Castle, c/o Town Administrator, P.O. Box 90, New Castle, CO 81647. Please direct all pleadings and correspondence to Michael J. Sawyer or Danielle T. Skinner, KARP NEU HANLON, P.C., 201 14th Street, Suite 200, P.O. Drawer 2030, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602 (970) 945-2261. Name of structure: Williams Canal New Castle Enlargement. Date of original decree: September 24, 2008, in Case No. 03CW72, in the District Court in and for Water Division No. 5. Subsequent decrees awarding findings of diligence: March 22, 2015, in Case No. 2014CW3100 in the District Court in and for Water Division No. 5. Point of Diversion: The Williams Canal headgate is located 868 feet from the North section line and 1,224 feet from the West section line of the NW1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section 24, Township 5 South, Range 90 West of the 6th P.M. Source: Canyon Creek, tributary to the Colorado River. Amount: 6.0 c.f.s., conditional, for diversion during the non-irrigation season (October 1 through April 30). Date of Appropriation: April 15, 2003. Uses: Municipal, commercial, domestic, irrigation, industrial, fire protection, recreation, and piscatorial. Remarks: The Decree in Case No. 03CW72 recognized and noted that the Williams Canal New Castle Enlargement will be used to provide a non-irrigation season municipal water supply for lands located to the east of Applicant's municipal boundary, lands already included within Applicant's municipal boundary, and water contractees located outside of the municipal boundary, but within Applicant's water service area. Name and address of owner of land on which structure is located: Frank W. Collins, 2123 County Road 137, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-9796. The following exhibits are on file with the Water Court: a map depicting the location of the structures and the Applicant's planned-for water service area and current municipal boundaries (Exhibit A), and detailed outline of what has been done toward completion of the appropriation and application to beneficial use of the Williams Canal New Castle Enlargement water, including expenditures (Exhibit B) (5 pp. with Exhibits).
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT YOU HAVE until the last day of MAY 2021 to file with the Water Clerk a verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why this application should not be granted or why it should be granted in part or on certain conditions. A copy of such statement of opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant's attorney and an affidavit or certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by Rule 5, CRCP. (Filing Fee: $192.00) KATHY POWERS, Water Clerk, Water Division 5; 109 8th Street, Suite 104 Glenwood Springs, CO 81601.