Easterly Seepage Ditch
January 23, 2011
DISTRICT COURT, WATER DIVISION 6, COLORADO
TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN WATER APPLICATION IN WATER DIVISION 6
Pursuant to C.R.S. 37-92-302, you are hereby notified that the following resume(s) are Application(s) and/or Amended Application(s) filed in the office of Water Division 6, during the month of DECEMBER 2010.
2010CW71 Routt County Application for Water Rights (Surface). Applicant: Timothy V. Corrigan and Donna L Corrigan, Peter L. Flint and Janice M. Symchych and Robert A. Logan JR. and Mary Jane Logan. Attorney for the Applicant: Melinda H. Sherman , Sharp, Steinke, Sherman & Engle, LLC P.O. Box 774608, 401 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477. Telephone 970-879-7600. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 175, Yampa, CO 80433, email address: email@example.com, home phone number: 970-638-0419, 6110 Lawndale Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55446-1008, e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org, home phone number 612-237-5776 and P.O. Box 772918, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477, e-mail address: n/a, home phone number 970-638-4435. Name of Structure: Easterly Seepage Ditch ditch. Preferred Legal Description: The headgates are located at points in the seepage area tributary to the Yampa River, from which it derives its supply of water, the first being Station 0 on the Ditch Plat and Statement of the Easterly Seepage Ditch recorded at File Number 21258 in the Division Engineer’s Office, Water Division 6, such station 0 being located at whence Southeast Corner of Section 15, Township 2 North, Range 85 West of the 6th P.M. bears West 792 feet. The second is Station 9 as shown on such Ditch Plat and Statement of the Easterly Seepage Ditch. Said ditch from Station 0 to Station 9 acts as a drainage and gaining ditch and continues to accumulate wastewaters and seepage to Station 9, whence it is conveyed through the remaining portion of said ditch for the purposes and uses claimed. Source: Numerous springs, return flows and wastewater, including seepage and surface flow from lands uphill and upstream of the Easterly Seepage Ditch including land along the ditch as described on the Ditch Plat and Statement of the Easterly Seepage Ditch recorded at File Number 21258 in the Division Engineer’s Office, Water Division 6. Date of initiation of appropriation: 1895. How appropriation was initiated: Application of ditch irrigation purposes, see affidavit dated May 10, 1956, attached hereto as Exhibit A. Date water applied to beneficial use:1895. Amount claimed in cubic feet per second (cfs) or gallons per minute. 1cfs = 448.8 gpm: 4.8 c.f.s. Absolute. Use or proposed use: Irrigation, stock water, fish propagation. Number of acres historically irrigated: 18.92 acres; proposed to be irrigated: 18.92 acres See Remarks. Legal Description of acreage: See map attached hereto as Exhibit B. If non-irrigation, describe purpose fully: Pond on Corrigan property. Name(s) and addresse(s) of owners or reputed owners of the land upon which any new diversion or storage structure or modification to any existing diversion or storage structure is or will be constructed or upon which water is or will be stored, including any modification to existing storage pool: Timothy V. Corrigan and Donna Corrigan, P.O. Box 175, Yampa, CO 80483, Peter L. Flint 6110 Lawndale North, Plymouth, MN 55446-1008, Robert A. Logan, JR. and Mary Jane Logan, P.O. Box 772918, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477. Remarks or any other pertinent information: The volume of water is claimed in the following percentages: Timothy V. Corrigan and Donna L. Corrigan = 50%; Peter L. Flint and Janice M. Symchych = 25%; and Robert A. Logan, JR. and Mary Jane Logan = 25%. The land served by Corrigan’s claim is: E1/2 E1/2. Section 15, T2N, R85W of the 6th P.M. The land served by Flint’s claim is: E1/2 SE1/4, Section 15, T2N, R85W of the 6th P.M. The land served by Logan’s claim is: SE1/4 NE1/4, NE1/4 SE1/4. Section 15, T2N, R85W of the 6th P.M.
You are hereby notified that you will have until the last day of FEBRUARY, 2011 to file with the Water Court a Verified Statement of Opposition, setting forth facts as to why a certain Application should not be granted or why it should be granted only in part or on certain conditions. A copy of such Statement of Opposition must be served on the Applicant or the Applicant’s Attorney, with an affidavit or certificate of such service being filed with the Water Court, as prescribed by Rule 5, C.R.C.P. The filing fee for the Statement of Opposition is $158.00, and should be sent to the Clerk of the Water Court, Division 6, P.O. Box 773117, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.
ROUTT COUNTY COMBINED COURT
WATER DIVISION 6
/s/ M. Rene Mattone
By: M. Rene Mattone
Court Judicial Assistant
Published in The Steamboat Pilot & Today
Publication Date: January 23, 2011