Meter Turn On or Off

Water Service Turn Off

PAWSD requires at least 24-hours notice for these requests. Also, in an effort to schedule requests efficiently, PAWSD is only able to provide a date and general time frame for honoring turn-on and turn-off requests.

During winter months, it is the customers’ responsibility to ensure there is access to the meter, keeping the area around the meter free of ice & snow. Meter turn off or turn on service cannot be provided otherwise.

You will receive an email confirmation to your request within 1 business day. If you do not, please call the PAWSD office at 970-731-2691.

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Water Service Turn On

PAWSD requires at least 24-hours notice for these requests. Also, in an effort to schedule requests efficiently, PAWSD is only able to provide a date and general time frame for honoring turn-on and turn-off requests.

During winter months, it is the customers’ responsibility to ensure there is access to the meter, keeping the area around the meter free of ice & snow. Meter turn off or turn on service cannot be provided otherwise.

You will receive an email confirmation to your request within 1 business day. If you do not, please call the PAWSD office at 970-731-2691.

Please note: Unless you have agreed to and submitted the Water Service Turn-on Release Agreement (see below) with PAWSD, either the customer or representative over the age of 18 must be present at the home or business when the water service is turned on.

Water Service Turn-on Release Agreement

THIS RELEASE AGREEMENT is entered into on the date set forth below by and between the Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District a quasi-municipality and the undersigned Customer.

  1. The undersigned Customer understands that when Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District turns on Customer's water service, it will pressurize the plumbing at Customer's premises that may cause leaks or flooding at Customer's premises. Customer understands that he/she is responsible to ensure there is no water leaking from the plumbing fixtures or system that could cause damage at Customer's premises.
  2. For the sole consideration of Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District turning on the water service at Customer's premises, does, for him or herself, or their heirs, successors, and assigns, hereby release, acquit, and forever discharge Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District and any of its officers, employees, or elected officials from any and all claims, suits, damages, costs or expenses, including attorneys' fees and litigation expenses, resulting from Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District turning on water service at Customer's premises.
  3. Customer hereby covenants and undertakes to forever refrain and desist from asserting against Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District and any of its officers, employees, or elected officials and claim, demand, or suit resulting directly or indirectly from Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District, or agent acting on its behalf, turning on the water service to Customer's premises. Customer hereby expressly agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Pagosa Area Water Sanitation District, or agent acting on its behalf, and any of its officers, employees, or elected officials from any damages, costs or expenses, including attorneys' fees and litigation expenses incurred by or on behalf of the Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District, or agent acting on its behalf, and any of its officers, employees or elected officials.
  4. The undersigned acknowledges that he/she is at least 18 years of age and is the Customer, or specifically authorized by the Customer, at whose premises the water service will be turned on and has the legal authority to enter into this Release Agreement for the premises listed below.
  5. Nothing in this Release Agreement shall be construed to limit the protections afforded the District by the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act, Section 24-10-101, et seq., C.R.S.
  6. This Release Agreement contains the entire agreement between the parties hereto, and the terms of this Release Agreement are contractual and not a mere recital. Customer further states that he/she has read carefully the foregoing
  7. Release Agreement and knows the contents thereof, and signed the same as his or her own free act.

Water Service Turn on Request

PLEASE CHOOSE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

If you or your representative WILL NOT be present when the water meter is turned on, you must agree to ALL of the following:

If you or your representative WILL be present when the water meter is turned on, select the box below :

PLEASE NOTE:

CUSTOMER INFORMATION

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Meter Pit Access Agreement

Per PAWSD Rules & Regulations:

Any insured (general liability) contractor or Colorado licensed plumber may be given permission to enter District meter pits by registering at the District Offices at 100 Lyn Avenue or by submitting this online form for approval. Any one given access permission by the District that purposely or inadvertently damages the meter pit or materials in the meter pit shall be responsible for cost of repairs or replacement.

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Why Turn off Your Water While You're Out of Town

This procedure will help ensure against the loss of water in the event of a leak along the service line or within the structure, which could potentially cause devastating water damage to the property. The District will perform this service, as well as turning the water back on at the meter pit, for no charge during regular business hours of 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, seven days a week. After hours requests between 4:00 PM and 8:00 AM will result in a $80.00 charge to the account.

Unless you have signed and submitted the Water Service Turn-on Release Agreement (see above) with PAWSD, either the customer or representative over the age of 18 must be present at the home or business when the water service is turned on. Customers can also call 970-731-2691 to make turn-on or turn-off requests.

You will receive an email confirmation to your request within 1 business day. If you do not, please call the PAWSD office at 970-731-2691 PAWSD requires at least 24-hours notice for these requests.

Also, in an effort to schedule requests efficiently, PAWSD is only able to provide a date and general time frame for honoring turn-on and turn-off requests.

During winter months, it is the customers’ responsibility to ensure there is access to the meter, keeping the area around the meter free of ice & snow. Meter turn off or turn on service cannot be provided otherwise.

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