Tim Ryan – Manager

Tim was raised in the Grand Valley. He and his wife have run a small family farm in Loma since the early 1980s. Tim has been involved with public administration for over 30 years holding positions at all levels local, state and federal. He has been appointed by multiple Colorado Governors to Department of Regulatory Authority boards. Tim’s education accomplishments include;

  • Ph. D. Organizational Management : Specialization in Communications Technology, Capella University, 2002
  • Dissertation: Internal Efficiencies of Local Government Attributed to the E-Commerce PhenomenonMaster of Public Administration, University of Colorado at Denver, 1996
  • Selected to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
  • BS, Organizational Management, Colorado Christian University, Lakewood, CO, 1994
  • Selected to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges

Tim enjoys fishing and working with horses.



Office Staff

Our friendly and courteous staff members are ready to help you! They have more than 20 years of combined service to the public through their work at the Grand Valley Drainage District.



WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE GRAND VALLEY

Important News & Events

SToRMWATER Protection

SToRMWATER Protection

IMROVEMENT PROJECTS

Read more about the projects we’re working on to reduce the risk of stormwater property damage. Read more about our history.

Your Responsibilities

Your Responsibilities

FOR WATER MANAGEMENT

We’ve made it easy for you to find the resources you need, from forms to GIS maps, to help with Mesa County Planning Department’s application process for development. Click here.

Stormwater Fees

Stormwater Fees

Under what authority can we collect fees?

Our fee collection is permissible based on the Colorado Revised Statutes, Title 37, Article 31, statutes 37-31-101 and 37-31-137. Read more here.