Candidates share views about water storage

Candidates share views about water storage
Local News

By scott miller

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of emailed questions to the candidates for District 26 in the Colorado House of Representatives, incumbent Diane Mitsch Bush and challenger Chuck McConnell. This week’s question is: Does Western Colorado need more water storage in the form of reservoirs? What’s the best way to make that happen? McConnell: Yes, Western Colorado absolutely needs more water storage in the form of reservoirs. Recreation, agriculture and ranching are drivers of our economy and depend on adequate water for success. The shut-down of tubing for several days on the Yampa river in Steamboat Springs …

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