Accepting Bids for Union Ditch Headgate Project!

Sep 9, 2022

Separate sealed BIDS for the construction of the Union Ditch Headgate Project will be received by the OWNER at the office of the OWNER, UPPER YAMPA WATER CONSERVANCY DISTRICT, 2220 Curve Plaza Drive, Suite 201, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 (970) 871-1035 until 1pm prevailing time on Thursday, September 29th, 2022.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting for this project will be held on-site on Friday, September 23, 2022 at 1:00 PM at the project site.

The WORK includes demolition and removal of existing headgate, inlet pipe, and culverts. Installation of concrete headgate structure, boulder grade control structure, engineered riffle, and bank stabilization. Adjustment of existing 1-foot Parshall flume, installation of culvert pipe at two locations, and sediment/vegetation remove in ditch. Armoring rock upstream and downstream of the concrete headgate structure.

The CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be downloaded from the links below or requested via email from UYWCD’s District Engineer ( CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be examined at the office of the OWNER and will be available on or after September 9, 2022.

CONTRACT DOCUMENTS will be sent by the OWNER upon request. The OWNER will maintain a plan holders list.

PERFORMANCE and PAYMENT BONDS in the amount of 100 percent of the CONTRACT AMOUNT will be required.


  1. Union Headgate Plans
  2. Union Headgate Technical Specifications
  3. Union Headgate Front End Specifications