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Water Commission

Advises the City Council regarding water, wastewater and stormwater policy issues such as water rights, planning, acquisition and management, conservation and public education, floodplain regulations, storm drainage and development design criteria.

Current Members and Term Expiration Dates

March 31, 2025

  • John Primsky, Paul Herman (Vice Chair), Tyler Eldridge

March 31, 2026

  • Jordan Radin (Chair), Richard Kahn

March 31, 2027

  • Gregory Steed, James Bishop

March 31, 2028

  • Nicole Ng, Nick Martin

Council Liaison(s): Jeni Arndt

Staff Liaison(s): Jeremy Woolf

Archived Documents

View archived agendas, minutes, and more.

(April 20, 2021 and later)

(Prior to April 20, 2021)


The Commission reviews and makes recommendations on Water, Wastewater and Storm water Utilities budgets, fees, water quality and local, state and federal water legislation. At times, the Commission acts as a quasi-judicial body on floodplain regulation variances. It cooperates with regional entities to coordinate planning and maintain a dialogue on regional water issues. 

The Commission is also involved in master planning and provides advice and citizen input regarding proposed policies and actions affecting Utilities customers.

Recommended Qualifications

Having a background in, knowledge of, or an interest in utilities and water issues in Fort Collins.

Time Commitment

5 hours/month


Prior to April 20, 2021, the Water Commission was called the Water Board. [Ordinance No. 049, 2021]

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