Stormwater Discharges Associated with Construction

Stormwater Classes Offered by 521 Drainage Authority

New STORMWATER DISCHARGES ASSOCIATED WITH CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY permit was published in 2019 covering construction activities  disurbing one acre or more of land and provides authorization to dishard under the Colorado Discharge Permit System (CDPS).  The permit became effective April 2019 and contains provisions requiring a Qualified Stormwater Manager to perform specific tasks such as signing compliance documents, implementing the SWMP and conducting routine inspections.

There will be a certified training for Western Colorado in a 2-day course.  Certification is valid for 3 years and awarded upon completion of the training.

This class will be Feb 12-13 and requires a Stormwater Management and Erotion Control certification.

The Stormwater Management & Erosion Control Class will be hekd February 11.

For prices and more information contact the 521 Drainage Authority or email coordinator at [email protected]

WCCA Future Workforce Update 2019

WCCA Helping Future Workforce Get Started On Their Journey

WCCA is committed to helping grow the future workforce by providing opportunities for students to gain exposure or training in the construction industry.  In 2019: WCCA gave out 6 scholarships totaling $4,400  to students in the Construction Management Program at Colorado Mesa University; The WCCA Board of Directors donated funds for the Construction Management program to help offset costs of sending students to competitions; Created a Pathways to Construction pamphlet for regional high school students determining their career paths; and held the Western Colorado Construction Career Days in Grand Junction that gave 140 11th grade students HANDS ON experience in the construction industry.   Want to join the WCCA Education Committee or learn more visit

WCCA/ CCA Upvalley Briefing 2020 Is Here!!!!


Glenwood Springs, CO

Its time again to see what regional project owners have in store for 2020 in Western Colorado.  WCCA and CCA have teamed up to bring you -aregional briefing to better serve contractors in Western Colorado.   This is a highly anticipated event.  Each briefing focuses on projects within immediate counties where project owners (municipal and private) can update businesses on upcoming projects and when to expect the bid dates to be for each.

  • Western Slope Briefing focuses on Mesa, Delta, Montrose and San Miguel project owners.
  • Western Central Focuses on Eagle and Summit Counties
  • North West Focuses on Routt, Moffat, Grand and Rio Blanco Counties
  • South West focuses on Archuleta, LaPlata, Dolores, and Montezuma Counties
  • Up Valley focuses on Pitkin and Garfield Counties

Participation open to any WCCA or CCA members.   All project owners welcome to provide information prior to event and present information during the event.

Register online to participate.  Prepaid or pay at door only accepted.

Members may register through WCCA OR CCA.