Water Policy

The City Council will be discussing long term water policy changes in a series of work study meetings from June – September 2019. The proposed policy changes are intended to be a long-term plan in the management of the City’s water supplies and to assure potential applicants that they can rely on a consistent set of rules when applying for water service.

2019 Water Policy Study Session Meetings

The City will be hosting Water Policy Study Sessions to introduce the City Council and the public to the proposed changes. Study Sessions are scheduled on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 1:00 PM in Council Chambers at 201 S. Cortez Street.

1. September 4, 2019 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Founders Suite, Prescott Public Library
2. September 9, 2019 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Grace Sparks Activity Center
3. September 11, 2019  6:00 PM – 7:30 PM The Adult Center
4. September 17, 2019  6:00 PM – 7:30 PM The Centennial Center
Overview of Code and Policy ChangesJune 11th, 20191:30 PMViewViewViewView
Draft Policy ChangeJune 25th, 20191:00 PMViewView ViewView
Water Outside City LimitsJuly 9th, 2019 1:00 PM ViewViewViewView
Other Code ChangesJuly 23rd, 2019 1:00 PM ViewViewViewView
Sewer RequirementAugust 13, 2019 1:00 PM ViewViewViewView
Public Comments and QuestionsAugust 27th, 2019 1:00 PM ViewViewViewView

Consultant Presentations

Gary Woodard – Gary C. Woodard Water Resource Consulting2/26/19View
Herb Dishlip – Herb Dishlip Consulting, LLC5/14/19View
Gary Woodard – Gary C. Woodard Water Resource Consulting 5/28/19View


Contact Us

If you would like to submit a comment to us please email water.policy@prescott-az.gov or mail in a copy to:

Water Policy Comments
201 S. Cortez Street
Prescott, AZ 86301


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