The Cottonwood Water & Sanitation District (CWSD), is classified as a quasi-municipal corporation and political subdivision of the State of Colorado. CWSD was created pursuant to Article 1 of Title 32 C.R.S. for the purpose of providing reliable water supply and sanitary sewer systems to its commercial, residential, and irrigation water users. The District was formed in 1981 and the business is run by a five-member, volunteer Board of Directors (Registered Colorado voters and Cottonwood property owners). The District is managed by Mulhern MRE, Inc. a company specialized in serving Colorado’s special districts since 1991.