Town of Erie Board of Trustees

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items  
January 14, 2020

Smart Water Meter Technology

The Board of Trustees authorized $681,700 for the purchase of Smart Water meters to be installed throughout Town. In 2016, the Board committed to upgrading all water meters with this technology. In 2019, more than 760 meters were replaced; approximately 3,000 meters across Town are due for replacement.

To keep an eye on your smart meter and be alerted to potential leaks visit www.erieco.gov/1350/Smart-Meters to create an account or download the mobile app.

Smart Water Meters

Infrastructure Improvement Study

On Tuesday, the Board approved an agreement for professional services to study infrastructure in Old Town in the amount of $120,000. The Economic Development Director, Civil Engineer and Xcel Energy prepared a list of foreseeable infrastructure improvements to serve current and anticipated development. They expect to present an infrastructure improvement report at the March 24, 2020, Board meeting.

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Erie Highlands Carriage Homes

Trustees approved modifications to the Unified Development Code to allow for the builder's carriage house product in Erie Highlands, located southwest of Erie Parkway and County Road 5. This portion of the development includes single family homes with trail connections within the existing neighborhoods. The carriage house concept is a small lot of detached single family homes grouped around a shared central driveway.

Carriage Homes

NISP

On Tuesday, the Board approved funding in the amount of $3,250,000 towards the Northern Integrated Supply Project (NISP). The funding is earmarked to acquire, in earnest, property for the product, re-aligning Hwy 287,  and pipeline installation. The product will supply 15 water providers with two new reservoirs in Northern Colorado. For more information visit: https://www.northernwater.org

NISP Water Project

More Information & Upcoming Meetings

View the complete Board of Trustees Meeting Packet here.

The next regularly scheduled Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 28, 2020. All meetings are held in the Town Hall Boardroom located at 645 Holbrook Street in Erie.

Board of Trustees Action Items are brief summaries of some, but not all, agenda items and do not serve as the official meeting minutes. View archived Board of Trustee meetings online via the On Demand Video service. To request approved meeting minutes of Board of Trustees meetings, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at townclerk@erieco.gov.

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