Welcome to the Colorado Water Resources and Power Development Authority!
We are a quasi-governmental agency that provides state and federal funding in the form of loans and grants to Colorado governmental agencies to finance water, wastewater, hydropower, and forest health infrastructure projects.
The Colorado Water Authority provides below market interest rates and subsidized municipal bond issuances.
The Colorado Water Authority's Governor Appointed Board meets 7 times a year.
Interested in learning more or getting started in the process. Contact us or click above to get started.
There are 7 loan application deadlines a year, but applications can be submitted at any time.
Disadvantaged Communities (DACs) are communities that meet our base program criteria. DACs are eligible for reduced interest rates and grant/loan combo.
Our staff is here to help and provide assistance and guidance on your water and wastewater infrastructure project financing.
2022 DWRF Eligibility List