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Fire Mountain Canal and
Reservoir Company

Home @ Fire Mountain and Reservoir Company

Emergency Contacts

Trey Denison - 589-2857
(superintendent)
Bill Moore - 361-4051
(ditch rider)
Dixie Luke - 872-6265
(President)

Board of Directors

Dixie Luke - Pres.
Bill Houseweart - VP
Ron Smith - Dir.
Dan Robinson - Dir.
Wes Spore - Dir.
Randy Fisher - Sec/Treasurer
Jeff Armstrong - Non Voting

Board Meetings - 7:30 P.M. Second Thursday of each month. Meeting Location - Delta County Annex building in Hotchkiss.

Mailing Address:
POB 543
Hotchkiss CO 81419
Telephone: 970.872.3664

Please send comments, questions, or concerns to fmc_mail

NOTICE OF SPECIAL SHAREHOLDERS MEETING

A special meeting of the stockholders of the Fire Mountain Canal & Reservoir Company will be held at the Memorial Hall, 175 North 1st Street, Hotchkiss CO., on Tuesday evening, July 7, 2015, at the time of 7:00 p.m.

Business to come before the meeting:

A discussion of the 2015 Salinity Grant Funding Opportunity Announcement and a review/discussion of Fire Mountain Canal's grant proposal. The grant would provide 100% percent funding to pipe the canal from Leroux Creek through the end of the Fire Mountain Canal Extension.

Regular monthly meeting to follow after the special meeting concludes.

Facts and Informational Items

Paonia Reservoir

Facts:

  • Paonia Dam Construction: Jan. 1959 - Jan. 1962
  • Paonia Reservoir Active Capacity: 15,000 acre-feet
  • Fire Mountain Canal Upgrade and Extension: 1959 - 1962
  • Fire Mountain Canal Length: 34.7 miles
  • Fire Mountain Canal Capacity: 175 cfs at Somerset, 100 cfs at Rogers Mesa
  • Number of Shares: 220,155.3
  • Number of Share Holders: 488
  • Number of Shares needed to = 1 acre foot: 725 in a 24 hr period

Informational Items:

Paonia Dam Spillway

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