Still strong and sturdy, Denver Water’s second-largest reservoir turns 85 in 2017.
One brings trains through the Rockies. The other has been delivering much-needed water for 80 years.
Denver falls well below the national average but faces the same infrastructure costs that drive up bills nationwide.
After a slow start to winter, December and January bring record moisture to the Colorado River Basin.
After a slow, dry start to the snow season, this year’s precipitation rebound became the most dramatic on record.