City of Hays / Russell Water Transfer Application

Background: On March 27, 2019, the chief engineer contingently approved the change applications submitted by the cities of Hays and Russell to convert the irrigation rights of the R9 Ranch in Edwards County to municipal use for the cities.

Additional information on the Hays/R9 Ranch Change Applications

Transfer Application Processing

Description File Size Document
Provided by
Notice of Pre-Hearing Conference
9 KB
Waiver of K.A.R. 5-50-8
1 MB
Pre-Hearing Order and Notice of Pre-Hearing Conference
764 KB
Request to convene the Panel
261 KB
City of Hays
KDHE water transfer hearing panel proxy designation 39 KB 04/04/2019 KDHE
Transfer Application Receipt 337 KB 01/21/2016 DWR

Transfer Application

Description File Size Document
Provided by
First Amended Transfer Application and Exhibits
 1 MB
621 MB
05/20/2019 Hays/Russell 
Full Water Transfer Application including its Change Applications and Exhibits
378 MB 01/06/2016  Hays/Russell 
Water Transfer Application without Exhibits 1 MB  01/06/2016 Hays/Russell
Exhibit List from Water Transfer Application 129 KB
01/06/2016 Hays/Russell
Exhibit 1, R9 Ranch Water Right File and Circle Numbers from Transfer Application 2 MB  01/06/2016  Hays/Russell
Exhibit 2, Change Application Cover Letter from Transfer Application 41 MB 01/06/2016  Hays/Russell
Exhibit 3-32, Change Applications
01/06/2016 Hays/Russell
Exhibit 41-41.4 and 57, Conceptual Design Documents 19 MB 01/06/2016 Hays/Russell