Denver Water and Greenway Foundation team up to provide more water for fishing, farmers and fun on the South Platte.
By Steve Snyder
Denver Water CEO Jim Lochhead announces a pledge drive to add storage space in the Chatfield environmental pool at The Greenway Foundation’s Reception on the River event.
Denver, Colorado: the city by the river.
OK, nobody has ever actually said that. Denver isn’t known as “a river town,” like some other U.S. cities.
But Denver does have a storied history with one river in particular — the South Platte River. After all, it’s where the city was founded. Since then, the South Platte has been an important water source, a unique recreational amenity and occasionally, a devastating force of nature.
But the South Platte also has had its share of environmental and water quality challenges. So when Denver Water saw an opportunity to improve…
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