On October 17, 2022, the Colorado Public Utilities Commission issued a final decision in Proceeding No. 22AL-0192W approving all participating parties’ settlement proposal dated September 27, 2022.  Rates will go into effect October 27, 2022.

A copy of the PUC’s Decision No. R22-0572 and the approved Tariff are available for inspection at the business office of Dallas Creek Water Company, Inc. located at 334 South 5th Street, Montrose Colorado 81401, on the company’s website at, or via the Colorado Public Utilities Commission at 1560 Broadway, Ste. 250, Denver, Colorado 80202.

PDF copies of the decision notice, the revised tariff, and the effective utility rates are provided as links below for your convenience.

9.27.22 Recommended Decision R22-0572 9-27-22


10.27.2022 TARIFF – Effective 10-27-2022 4th Revised

10.27.22 Schedule of Utility Rates and Fees

Links to the decision notice, the updated tariff, and the utility rates can always be found on the right sidebar of any page on the Company’s website.

Notice of Advice Letter No. 7 – Temporary Rate Increase for Metered Customers


November 1, 2019


Good morning Dallas Creek Water Company water users. On October 31, 2019, DCWC submitted Advice Letter No. 7, it’s cover letter, and all supporting documentation to the Colorado Public Utilities Commission for review and approval.

The advice letter is in accordance with Decision No. R17-0277 issued by the Commission on April 10, 2017 and has been assigned the Proceeding No 19AL-0601W. DCWC has asked the Commission to approve a temporary, one-time rate increase for the metered customers connected to the distribution system as of December 1, 2019.

The filing detail can be viewed on the Public Utilities Commission website by clicking here or by clicking through the links below.

With regard to the emergency water supply project and charges stated above, anyone who desires may file written comments or objections with the Commission. The filing of a written objection by itself will not allow you to participate as a party in any proceeding on the proposed action. If you wish to participate as a party in this matter, you must timely file written intervention documents in accord with Rule 1401 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure and of any applicable Commission order.

The Commission may hold a public hearing in addition to an evidentiary hearing on the proposed revisions and if such a hearing is held members of the public may attend and make statements even if they did not file comments, objections, or an intervention. If the filing is uncontested or unopposed, the Commission may determine the matter without a hearing and without further notice.

Anyone desiring information regarding if and when a hearing may be held shall submit a written request to the Commission or contact the External Affairs section of the Commission at its local number of (303) 894-2070 or toll-free number (800) 456-0858.

Although this Advice Letter only pertains to the emergency water supply and proposed charges, current rates and tariffs are available for examination at the business office of Dallas Creek Water Company, Inc located at 334 S 5th St Montrose, on the internet at 17.pdf

or via Public Utilities Commission at 1560 Broadway, Suite 250, Denver, Colorado 80202.

Customers who have questions may call the Company at 970-240-8123 or email the question to

Notice of Rate Increase – including final ALJ Decision (May 2017 Increase)

On October 28, 2016 Dallas Creek Water Company filed the following documents with the Colorado Public Utilities Commission as part of the Advice Letter No. 4 that proposes a rate increase to four of the current rates. The filing was assigned Proceeding #16AL-0829W.

These rates will affect all residential and commercial customers as of May 3, 2017. You can view these documents by clicking the title link.

Advice Letter No. 4 filed Oct. 28, 2016

Tariff pages changed by filing Advice Letter No. 4

Public Notice of Rate Increase

Attorney letter – Reason for Rate Change

ALJ Recommended Decision 041017