Procedure for Filing a Claim for Property Damage and/or Bodily Injury Resulting From an Incident Involving Denver Water:

  • Step 1

    As soon as possible after the incident, call Denver Water at 303-628-6333 to report the incident.

  • Step 2

    Write a letter containing the following information to the extent it is applicable and available:

    • The name, address, phone number and email address of the person making the claim and the name and address of that person’s attorney, if any.
    • A concise statement of the relevant facts, including the date, time, place and circumstances of the incident which is the basis of the claim. 
    • Names and contact information of any witnesses.
    • A concise statement of the nature and extent of damages claimed to have been suffered. 
    • A statement of the amount of compensation being requested. 
    • Copies of bills establishing costs incurred and/or estimates relating to the damages claimed to have been sustained as a result of the incident.
    • Any photographs of the property before and/or after the incident, as well as any other documents and information that may be relevant to the claim.
  • Step 3

    Mail the letter to:

    Denver Water
    Attention: Manager of Safety and Security
    1600 W. 12th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80204

    And/or email the letter to claims@denverwater.org.

  • Step 4

    Denver Water will investigate the incident and will contact you regarding the specifics of your claim.

  • Disclaimer

    THE STEPS OUTLINED ABOVE DO NOT INCLUDE ALL OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR FILING A FORMAL NOTICE OF CLAIM PURSUANT TO SECTION 24-10-109 OF THE COLORADO REVISED STATUTES.

    SHOULD YOU WISH TO FILE A FORMAL NOTICE OF CLAIM, IT IS YOUR SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO REVIEW AND COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE SECTION(S) OF THE COLORADO REVISED STATUTES.