(Capitol Region Watershed District)
First and third Wednesday of each month
Capitol Region office located at Suite 4, 1410 Energy Park Dr., Saint Paul
The Capitol Region Watershed District (CRWD) is led by a five-person Board of Managers that guides CRWD in the implementation of goals and objectives set forth in CRWD Watershed Management Plan. Board Managers are appointed by the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners from nominations supplied by Saint Paul.
Saint Paul Residency: Required
Term: Three years
Staff: Wes Saunders-Pearce (651) 266-9112
Anne Weber (651) 266-6245
Powers & Duties
Watershed Districts engage in varied water resources activities and projects. They work cooperatively with other local organizations toward common water management goals.
In general, under M.S. Chapter 103D.335, a Watershed District has the power to:
-levy property taxes and special assessments
-hire staff and consultants