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Hermosa Sanitation District was formed in 1982 by a vote of the people living within the service area.  Hermosa Sanitation provides central sewer service to approximately 1,500 customers in the Animas Valley.  Our treatment plant is located off County Road 252.  Our billing office is located at the treatment plant.  Office hours are by appointment only.  Our office manager can be reached through our “Contact Us” tab or by calling 970 259-3909.  Our plant operations manager is Steve Janes and he can be reached for emergencies at 970-759-0185.

Board Meetings

All monthly meetings are open to the public.  The Board meets on the second Thursday of each month, 6:45 a.m., at the Treatment Plant, 874 County Road 252.  Click here for a calendar of meetings & events.

Board of Directors

Hermosa Sanitation District is governed by a 5 member Board of Directors.  Elections are held every 2 years.

Board President:  Mike Malone, 357 Horse Thief Ln, Durango, CO  81301     970 759-1101      Term Expires:  2020

Vice President:  Michael McCardell, 41 Stevens Creek Ln, Durango, CO  81301     970 749-0400     Term Expires 2018

Secretary/Treasurer:  James Barrett, 60 Hermosa Dr, Durango, CO  81301    970 247-5839     Term Expires 2020

Director:  RJ Ferrell, 31722 Hwy 550 #31 Durango, CO  81301    970  769-8738      Term Expires 2018

Director: David Dillon, 899 County Road 252, Durango, CO  81301  970 749-2062       Term Expires 2018

Sewer Taps

Sewer Taps are currently available.  The cost of a residential tap is $7,500.  To arrange for purchasing a tap, call 970 259-3909.

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