Because their shovels could only do so much, crews had to burn the ground to defrost it before they could dig down to build the foundation of a cabin at Lake Cheesman in 1896.

Get lost, frost

February 14, 2018 | By: TAP Staff

The first in a series of throwback photos to honor Denver Water’s 100th anniversary shows off ground-thawing operations in 1896.

The sun shines through an open hatch in Hillcrest tank.

A bright spot during construction

February 1, 2018 | By: TAP Staff

A look inside the south Denver project that will help provide clean drinking water to Denver’s growing community.