Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Fort Collins

Fort Collins: City to Continue NISP Discussions

The Fort Collins City Council voted 6-1 (with Bob Overbeck dissenting) to permit staff to continue discussions with Northern Water on Northern Integrated Supply Project (NISP) mitigation measures for the Poudre River. Northern Water says the proposed project includes enhancements for the river. The draft proposal includes streamflow commitments to enhance low flows and protect… Continue reading Fort Collins: City to Continue NISP Discussions

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Fort Collins

Fort Collins: City Council to Consider New NISP Resolution

Fort Collins staff is encouraged by the changes to Northern Water’s Northern Integrated Supply Project (NISP) proposal but that doesn’t mean the City is ready to remove its objections to the project. One change eliminates a pipeline between Horsetooth Reservoir and one of the new reservoirs (Glade), alleviating concern regarding water quality in  Horsetooth. The… Continue reading Fort Collins: City Council to Consider New NISP Resolution

Gov't Affairs, Govt - Northeastern Colorado

Region: NISP Revised to Placate Critics

The Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District has revised the plan for the Northern Integrated Supply Project (NISP), in order to provide a larger flow of water in the Cache la Poudre River as it flows through Fort Collins. The project is waiting for approval by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The most controversial part… Continue reading Region: NISP Revised to Placate Critics