Boulder Waterkeeper Addresses CU Regents Regarding E. coli Discharges

Boulder Waterkeeper Watershed Advocate Art Hirsch addressed the CU Board of Regents at their quarterly board meeting on September 12, 2019 at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. During public comment Art discussed the impaired status of the creek, the situation and history of the CU campus outfalls and proposed steps to address remediation. CU Chancellor Philip DiStefano responded that the CU is in full compliance to the CDPHE permit. Art confirmed that Boulder Waterkeeper does not agree. The Chairman of the Board of Regents stated that additional information and discussion is required.