Regional Pool Program

2019 Regional Pool Program

The Northern Water Board of Directors allocated 12,500 acre-feet of Regional Pool water during its May 9, 2019, Board meeting. Regional Pool water is available for lease by Northern Colorado water users, with bids due May 16, 2019. Bid prices per-acre-foot must be greater than or equal to $26.70, a floor price the Board selected based on the 2019 agricultural assessment rate. 

Sealed bids are due by 2 p.m. May 16 at Northern Water’s headquarters, 220 Water Ave., Berthoud, CO, 80513. Submitted bids can be mailed or hand delivered; email and fax bid forms are not accepted. RPP leases will be awarded based on highest bids per acre-foot. Sealed bids will be opened at approximately 2:10 p.m. on the day they are due, May 16 at Northern Water’s Berthoud headquarters. 

2019 Preliminary Bid Results

See the RPP Fact Sheet for more details.  

Sarah Smith, Water Scheduling Assistant Manager 
(970) 622-2295
Water Scheduling
(970) 292-2500

Quick Links to RPP Documents

Latest News  To get updates on the Regional Pool Program e-mailed directly to you or your organization, register for a Northern Water Online Account or update your current account. Select the Regional Pool option under “E-mail notification Options.”

When bids have been opened and awarded, Northern Water makes all bid amounts available.

irrigating a Northeastern Colorado corn field
Irrigating a Northeastern Colorado corn field