Gunnison Legals

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NO. 2008CW122 – GUNNISON COUNTY – APPLICATION FOR WATER RIGHTS (SURFACE) – 1. Name, address and phone number of applicant: United States of America, c/o Thomas R. Graf, Special Assistant United States Attorney, Office of the Solicitor, Department of the Interior, Rocky Mountain Region, 755 Parfet St., Suite 151, Lakewood, CO 80215, Telephone (303) 231-5353, extension 551. 2. Name of structures:  Little Faithful Spring, Baler Gulch Spring, Clay Gulch Spring, Lick Spring, Burnt Bebb Spring. 3. Legal description of each point of diversion: All UTM coordinates provided below are in NAD 83, Zone 13S.
Little Faithful Spring: Located on public land in the NE/4 SW/4 (Lot 5), Section 19, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 1700 feet north of the south section line, and 1340 feet east of the west section line.  324125mE 4281587mN  Baler Gulch Spring: Located on public land in the SW/4 NW/4 (Lot 8), Section 30, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 3100 feet north of the south section line, and 825 feet east of the west section line.  324013mE 4280393mN
Clay Gulch Spring: Located on public land in the NE/4 NW/4, Section 31, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 1300 feet south of the north section line, and 2450 feet east of the west section line.  324606mE 4279031mN  Lick Spring: Located on public land in the NW/4 NW/4, Section 32, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 725 feet south of the north section line, and 1320 feet east of the west section line.   325888mE 4279135mN Burnt Bebb Spring: Located on public land in the SW/4 SE/4, Section 6, T50N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 4280 feet south of the north section line, and 1375 feet west of the east section line.  325043mE 4276438mN 4.    Source:   Little Faithful Spring:  Unnamed tributary to Antelope Creek/Gunnison River. Baler Gulch Spring:  Baler Gulch/Antelope Creek/Gunnison River.
Clay Gulch Spring:  Clay Gulch/Antelope Creek/Gunnison River. Lick Spring:  Unnamed tributary to Antelope Creek/Gunnison River. Burnt Bebb Spring:  Unnamed tributary to Antelope Creek/Gunnison River 5. A.    Dates of appropriation: 12/04/2001 B. How appropriation was initiated: The United States purchased the Youman Property from the Conservation Fund and began to manage the property for wildlife habitat and livestock grazing.  C. Date water applied to beneficial use:  12/04/2001 6. Amount claimed:  Little Faithful Spring:  0.011 cfs, absolute
Baler Gulch Spring:  0.0022 cfs, absolute  Clay Gulch Spring:  0.0045 cfs, absolute  Lick Spring:  0.0022 cfs, absolute Burnt Bebb Spring:  0.0265 cfs, absolute 7. Use(s): livestock watering, wildlife watering. The springs provide water for up to 550 cattle on the McIntosh Mountain Allotment with the exception of Lick Spring, which provides water for up to 500 cattle on the Antelope Creek allotment. The springs also provide important lek sites for sage grouse, and water supplies for elk, deer, and small mammals. 8. Name and address of owner of land on which point of diversion and place of use is located: United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison Field Office, 216 N. Colorado, Gunnison, Colorado 81230.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101018

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NO. 2008CW121 – GUNNISON COUNTY – APPLICATION FOR WATER RIGHTS (Storage) – 1. Name, address and phone number of applicant: United States of America, c/o Thomas R. Graf, Special Assistant United States Attorney, Office of the Solicitor, Department of the Interior, Rocky Mountain Region, 755 Parfet St., Suite 151, Lakewood, CO 80215, Telephone (303) 231-5353, Ext. 551.  2. Name of structure: Bushy Reservoir 3. Legal description of each point of diversion: Located on public lands in the SE/4 NE/4, Section 31, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 1875 feet south of the north section line and 600 feet west of the east section line. 325302mE 4278793mN (NAD 83, Zone 13S). Name and capacity of ditch used to fill reservoir: on-channel reservoir. 4.  Source:  Antelope Creek, tributary of the Gunnison River. 5. A. Date of appropriation: 12/04/2001 B.  How appropriation was initiated:  The United States purchased the Youman Property from the Conservation Fund and began to manage the property for wildlife habitat and livestock grazing.
C.  Date water applied to beneficial use:  12/04/2001. 6.  Amount claimed: A. Reservoir Capacity: 9.0 acre feet, absolute B.  Surface area of high water line: 1.5 acres C.  Maximum dam height: 9.8 feet D.  Dam length: 167.0 feet  E. Active capacity: 0.0 acre feet.  Dead capacity: 9.0 acre feet. 7. Use or proposed use: livestock watering, wildlife watering, wildlife habitat, piscatorial. The reservoir provides water for up to 550 cattle on the McIntosh Mountain Allotment, and provides water for elk, deer, and small mammals.  In addition, the reservoir provides habitat for fish, waterfowl, sage grouse, and amphibians. 8.    Name and address of owner of land on which point of diversion and place of use is located:  United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison Field Office, 216 N. Colorado, Gunnison, Colorado 81230. 9. Remarks: This non-jurisdictional reservoir is located on a stream channel that is dry most of the year.   Accordingly, no augmentation plan is proposed as part of this application, because any water bypassed would not reach the Gunnison River.   There are no adjudicated water rights located downstream from the reservoir on Antelope Creek because of very limited water availability.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101017

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NO. 2008CW118, GUNNISON COUNTY, WASHINGTON GULCH, SLATE RIVER. Application for Findings of Reasonable Diligence and to Make Certain Water Rights Partially Absolute. Applicant: Glacier Lily Association c/o Mark E. Hamilton, Esq. and Meghan N. Winokur, Esq., Holland & Hart LLP, 600 E. Main St., Suite 104, Aspen, CO 81611, (970) 925-3476, mehamilton@hollandhart.com. Surface Water rights (i) Name of Structure: Meridian Ditch Glacier Lily Enlargement; Location: Sec. 22, T 13 S, R 86 W of the 6th P.M., at a point 2500 ft from the W section line and 1400 ft from the S section line of said Sec. 22, this point of diversion is at the historic headgate location of the Meridian Ditch; Source: Washington Gulch, tributary of Slate River, tributary of East River, tributary of Gunnison River; Approp. date: 07/14/2000; Amount: 2.0 c.f.s. conditional for irrigation, to fill and refill the Glacier Lily Pond No. 1 and 2 when in priority for augmentation and exchange (including for domestic and irrigation depletions), fire protection, and fish and wildlife purposes; (ii) Name of Structure: Glacier Lily Spring; Location: Sec. 26, T 13 S, R 86 W of the 6th P.M., at a point 1800 ft from the W section line and 900 ft from the S section line of said Sec. 26; Source: groundwater tributary to Washington Gulch; Approp. date: 07/14/2000; Amount: 0.11 c.f.s., conditional to fill and refill the Glacier Lily Pond No. 1 and 2 and for direct flow diversions for domestic, irrigation, and fire protection purposes. Storage water rights (i) Name of Structure: Glacier Lily Pond No. 1; Location: Sec. 26, T 13 S, R 86 W of the 6th P.M., at a point 1850 ft from the W section line and 800 ft from the S section line of said Sec. 26; Name and Capacity of water rights used to fill reservoir: Meridian Ditch Glacier Lily Enlargement and Glacier Lily Spring; Source: Washington Gulch by diversions at the Meridian Ditch Glacier Lily Enlargement and Glacier Lily Spring, a natural runoff tributary to the ponds; Approp. Date.: 07/14/2000; Amount: 10 AF, conditional for augmentation and exchange (including for domestic and irrigation depletions), fire protection, fish and wildlife purposes, may also be used as part of the operational system to irrigate lands within Glacier Lily Estates under the Association’s Meridian Ditch water rights (priority nos. 254, 255, and 487; 01CW274); Surface area of high water line: 1 acre; Max height of dam: 10 ft.; Length of dam: 300 ft.; Total capacity: 10 AF, all active. (ii) Name of Structure: Glacier Lily Pond No. 2; Location: Sec. 26, T 13 S, R 86 W of the 6th P.M., at a point 2000 ft from the W section line and 500 ft from the S section line of said Sec. 26; Name and Capacity of water rights used to fill reservoir: Meridian Ditch Glacier Lily Enlargement and Glacier Lily Spring; Source: Washington Gulch by diversions at the Meridian Ditch Glacier Lily Enlargement and Glacier Lily Spring, a natural runoff tributary to the ponds; Approp. Date: 07/14/2000; Amount: 10 AF, conditional for augmentation and exchange (including for domestic and irrigation depletions), fire protection, fish and wildlife purposes, may also be used as part of the operational system to irrigate lands within Glacier Lily Estates under the Association’s Meridian Ditch water rights (priority nos. 254, 255, and 487; 01CW274); Surface area of high water line: 1 acre; Max height of dam: 10 ft.; Length of dam: 300 ft.; Total capacity: 10 AF, all active. Applicant seeks confirmation that: (1) 1.7 c.f.s. of Meridian Ditch Glacier Lily Enlargement has been made absolute for all decreed purposes except irrigation; (2) 0.11 c.f.s. of Glacier Lily Spring has been made absolute for filling Glacier Lily Pond No. 1; and (3) Glacier Lily Pond No. 1 has been made absolute in amount of 1.6 AF for all decreed purposes except irrigation. Applicant further requests that any and all other conditionally decreed amounts and uses for all of the above-described conditional water rights be continued in full force and effect. (7 pages).  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101015

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NUMBER 2008CW108.  Applicant:  Danny Eubanks, 22110 County Road 12, Somerset, CO 81434.  Application for Surface Water Right:  Eubanks Ditch No. 1 – SE ¼ SE ¼ NE ¼ of Section 11, T13S, R89W, 6th PM.  2,195 feet from the north section line and 22 feet from the east section line.  Source:  Anthracite Creek and the Gunnison River.  Appropriation Date:  09/16/2008.  Amount Claimed:  .50 c.f.s. conditional for irrigation of 10 acres. Eubanks Ditch No. 2 – SE ¼ SE ¼ NE ¼ of Section 11, T13S, R89W, 6th PM.  2,593 feet from the north section line and 159 feet from the east section line.  Source:  Anthracite Creek and the Gunnison River.  Appropriation Date:  09/16/2008.  Amount Claimed:  .50 c.f.s. conditional for irrigation of 10 acres.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101010

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NUMBER 2008CW111.  Applicant:  Ernest Veo and Florence Veo, 2908 Paintbrush Way, Montrose, CO 81401.  Application for Surface Water Right:  Veo Spring and Pipeline – NW ¼ NW ¼ of Section 5, T46N, R5W, NMPM..  21 feet from the north line and 542 feet from the west section line.  Source:  Little Cimarron River.  Appropriation Date:  08/20/2008.  Amount Claimed:  .033 c.f.s. conditional for domestic use.   GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101011

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NUMBER 2008CW113 (REF NO.  01CW171, 94CW76), John L.  Shomler, P.O. Box 350, Almont, CO 81230, c/o Phil Klingsmith, Atty, 234 North Main, Suite 2A, Gunnison, CO 81230; Application for Change of Water Right: SHOMLER DOMESTIC DITCH AND PIPELINE, located 1100 feet from the west section line and 1100 feet from the north section line, in Section 35, Township 13 South, Range 86 West, 6th P.M.  Change of location from 1755 feet from the west section line and 1310 feet from the north section line in Section 35, Township 13 South, Range86 West,6th P.M. Source of Water: Gunnison River.  Decree for 0.25 cfs, of which 0.055 cfs is domestic with appropriation date of September 26, 1990, adjudication date of 1994 for irrigation and domestic uses.  The application contains a detailed outline of the work performed for the completion of appropriation and the application of the water to beneficial use.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101012

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NUMBER 2008CW114 (REF NO. 01CW171, 94CW76).  John L.  Shomler, P.O. Box 350, Almont, CO 81230, c/o Phil Klingsmith, Atty, 234 North Main, Suite 2A, Gunnison, CO 81230; Application to Make Water Right Absolute: SHOMLER DOMESTIC DITCH AND PIPELINE, located 1100 feet from the west section line and 1100 feet from the north section line, in Section 35, Township 13 South, Range 86 West, 6th P.M.  Source of Water: Gunnison River.  Decree for 0.25 cfs, of which 0.055 cfs is domestic with appropriation date of September 26, 1990, adjudication date of 1994 for irrigation and domestic uses.  The application contains a detailed outline of the work performed for the completion of appropriation and the application of the water to beneficial use.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101013

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NUMBER 2008CW115 ( REF NO. 02CW69).  Applicant:  Eddie Ware, 2841 County Road 38, Gunnison, CO 81230.  Application To Make Absolute:  Godzilla Spring – SE 14/ NE ¼ NE ¼ of Section 11, T47N, R1W, NMPM.  1,250 feet from the north line and 250 feet from the west section line.  Source:  Gunnison River.  Appropriation Date:  05/13/2002.  Amount Claimed:  .03 c.f.s. absolute for stockwater and domestic use in one single family dwelling.  The application on file with the Water Court contains a detailed outline of the work performed during the diligence period.  SAGUACHE COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101014

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NO.  2008CW119 GUNNISON COUNTY – APPLICATION FOR WATER RIGHTS (SURFACE) – 1. Name, address and phone number of applicant: United States of America, c/o Thomas R. Graf, Special Assistant United States Attorney, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of the Interior, Rocky Mountain Region, 755 Parfet St., Suite 151, Lakewood, CO 80215, Telephone (303) 231-5353, Ext. 551. 2. Name of structures:  Clay Gulch Ditch and Clay Gulch Ditch Extension 3. Legal description of each point of diversion: All UTM coordinates provided below are in NAD 83, Zone 13S. Clay Gulch Ditch: Located on public land in the NE/4 NW/4, Section 31, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 1300 feet south of the north section line, and 2450 feet east of the west section line.  324606mE 4279031mN  Clay Gulch Ditch Extension: Located on public land in the NE/4 NW/4, Section 31, T51N R1W, New Mexico P.M., approximately 650 feet south of the north section line, and 2050 feet east of the west section line.  324455mE 4279213mN 4. Source:   Clay Gulch Ditch:  Clay Gulch/Antelope Creek/Gunnison River  Clay Gulch Ditch Extension:  Farnum Gulch/Antelope Creek/Gunnison River. 5. A.    Dates of appropriation:      12/04/2001 B. How appropriation was initiated: The United States purchased the Youman Property from the Conservation Fund and began to manage the property for wildlife habitat and livestock grazing. C. Date water applied to beneficial use:  06/01/2008. 6. Amount claimed:  Clay Gulch Ditch: 1.0 cfs, absolute. Clay Gulch Ditch Extension: 0.5 cfs, absolute.  7.    Use(s): irrigation, wildlife habitat, livestock watering. The ditches are used to irrigate 70 acres that are managed for sage grouse habitat and for livestock forage.  The irrigated acreage is located within the NE ¼, Section 31; NE/4 SE/4, Section 31; and NW/4 SW/4, Section 32, all within T1N R51W, New Mexico P.M. The ditches also provide water for up to 550 cattle on the McIntosh Mountain Allotment. 8. Name and address of owner of land on which point of diversion and place of use is located:  United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison Field Office, 216 N. Colorado, Gunnison, Colorado 81230.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101016

 

—IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR WATER DIVISION NO. 4—
STATE OF COLORADO
TO:  ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATIONS IN SAID WATER DIVISION NO. 4

Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, as amended, you are notified that the following is a resume of all applications filed in the Water Court during the month of September 2008.
The names, address of applicant, source of water, description of water right or conditional water right involved, and description of the ruling sought are as follows:
CASE NUMBER 2008CW105 (REF NO. 02CW133).  Applicant:  John and Nancy Barbee, 1202 Walz Ave., Glenwood Springs, CO 81601 and David Barbee, 4419 Harrison St. NW, Washington, DC, 20015.  Application To Make Absolute:  Barbee Spring No. 1 – SE ¼ SE ¼ of Section 35, T50N, R5E, NMPM.  1,250 feet north of the south line and 1,100 feet west of the east section line.  Barbee Spring No. 2 – SE ¼ SE ¼ of Section 35, T50N, R5E, NMPM.  623 feet north of the south line and 586 feet west of the east section line.   Source:  Tomichi Creek and the Gunnison River.  Appropriation Date: 08/16/2008.  Amount Claimed:  0.25 c.f.s. absolute for domestic, irrigation, fire protection and stockwater purposes for each spring. The Application on file with the Water Court contains a detailed outline of the work performed during the diligence period.  GUNNISON COUNTY.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED THAT you have until the last day of November 2008, to file with the Water Clerk, in quadruplicate, a Verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why a certain application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions.  A copy of such a Statement of Opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant’s attorney and an affidavit of certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by C.R.C.P. Rule 5.  (Filing fee:  $158.00; Forms may be obtained from the Water Clerk’s Office or on our website at www.courts.state.co.us).  DARLEEN CAPPANNOKEEP, Water Clerk, Water Division 4, 1200 N. Grand Ave., Bin A, Montrose, CO  81401
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101009

 

—Preliminary AGENDA: Friday, October 10, 2008—
SPECIAL MEETING
GUNNISON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

1:00 p.m.    Planning Commission will leave for Marble
4:30 p.m.    Site Visit, Jake Schloesser, site visit/no action, request for a light industrial use, salvaged wood processing and woodworking operation, located at 318 Pine Street, Lot 2, Ragged Meadow Subdivision, south of the Town of Marble
6:00 p.m.    Call to order; determine quorum
Upper Crystal River Special Area, joint public hearing/no action, request for the designation of the Upper Crystal River Valley Special Geographic Area for Natural Beauty, including  proposed specialized land use regulations. 
Hearing will be held in the Fellowship Hall – Marble Community Church, 122 Main Street, Marble, CO
Adjourn
NOTE: Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are conducted in the Blackstock Government Center Meeting Room at 221 N. Wisconsin St. in Gunnison, across the street from the Post Office.  This is a preliminary agenda; agenda times may be changed by the staff up to 24 hours before the meeting date. If you are interested in a specific agenda item; you may want to call the Planning Department (641-0360) ahead of time to confirm its scheduled time. Anyone needing special accommodations, please contact the Planning Department before the meeting.
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101005

 

—REGULAR MEETING and WORK SESSION AGENDA—
October 14, 2008
Gunnison county commissioners’ meeting room
GUNNISON BASIN SAGE-GROUSE STRATEGIC COMMITTEE

1. 10:00am    ● Call Regular Meeting to Order; Determination of Quorum; Verify Public Notice of Meeting
2. 10:05    ● Agenda Approval
3. 10:10    ● Committee Member Comments/Reports
4. 10:15    ● Approval of July 16, 2008 Meeting Minutes (tabled at September 10, 2008 meeting)
5. 10:30    ● Approval of September 10, 2008 Meeting Minutes
6. 10:45    ● Grazing Management Research Subcommittee Report
Possible Committee Action
7. 11:45    ● Shed Antler Issue Update
8. 11:50    ● Future Meetings
12:00pm    ● Adjourn
12:30pm    ● Strategic Plan Work session
2:00pm    ● Adjourn Work session
NOTE: This agenda is subject to change, including the addition of items up to 24 hours in advance or the deletion of items at any time. All times are approximate. Regular Meetings, Public Hearings, and Special Meetings are recorded and ACTION MAY TAKEN ON ANY ITEM. Work Sessions are not recorded and formal action cannot be taken. Two or more Gunnison County Commissioners may attend this meeting. For further information, contact the County Administration at 641-0248. If special accommodations are necessary per ADA, contact 641-0248 or TTY 641-3061 prior to the meeting.
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101004

 

—NOTICE OF BUDGET—
Reserve Metropolitan District No. 2

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a budget has been submitted to Reserve Metropolitan District No. 2 for the year of 2009.  A copy of such proposed budget has been filed in the accountant’s office of Reserve Metropolitan District No. 2 where same is open for public inspection.   Such proposed budget will be considered at a meeting of the Board of Directors to be held at the Axtel Building, 12 Snowmass Road, Mt.Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado, on Monday, October 27, 2008, at 12:00 P.M.  Any interested elector of Reserve Metropolitan District No. 2  may inspect the proposed budget at the offices of Robertson & Marchetti, P.C., 28 Second Street, Suite 213, Edwards, Colorado, and file or register any objections at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
RESERVE METROPOLITAN DISTRICT NO. 2
By:  Ken Marchetti, District Administrator
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101003

 

—NOTICE OF BUDGET—
Reserve Metropolitan District No. 1

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a budget has been submitted to Reserve Metropolitan District No.1 for the year of 2009.  A copy of such proposed budget has been filed in the accountant’s office of Reserve Metropolitan District No.1 where same is open for public inspection.   Such proposed budget will be considered at a meeting of the Board of Directors to be held at Axtel Building, 12 Snowmass Road, Mt. Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado, on Monday, October 27, 2008, at 12:00 p.m.  Any interested elector of Reserve Metropolitan District No.1 may inspect the proposed budget at the offices of Robertson & Marchetti, P.C., 28 Second Street, Suite 213, Edwards, Colorado, and file or register any objections at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
RESERVE METROPOLITAN DISTRICT NO.1
By:  Ken Marchetti, District Administrator
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101002

 

—ANNOUNCEMENT OF GRANT AWARDS—
Funding Cycle JANUARY 1, 2009 – DECEMBER 31, 2009

The Victim Assistance Law Enforcement (VALE) Board held its business and grant presentation meeting on August 25, 2008 and September 25, 2008.  As a result of that meeting, the VALE Board awarded the following grants:
Child Advocacy Center/Dolphin House: $25,113; CASA of the 7th Judicial District: $13,996; Tri-County Resource Center/Hilltop: $28,000; Gunnison Law Enforcement: $2,100; Northwest Colorado Legal Services: $10,000; San Miguel Resource Center: $24,300; Office of the District Attorney of the 7th Judicial District: $52,200; Delta Police Department: $18,000; Uncompahgre Volunteer Legal Aid: $12,792; and Delta-Montrose Youth Services/Partners: $14,000.
The VALE Board Administrator is Alexia Higgins, who may be contacted at 970-252-4260 or by writing to: VALE Board, C/O District Attorney’s Office, Attn: Alexia Higgins, 1200 North Grand, Bin D, Montrose, CO 81401.
Published in the Crested Butte News. Issue of October 10, 2008. #101001

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