Residential Users

Cross Connection Control Devices & Lawn Irrigation

According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environmental Regulations all City of Fort Lupton residential users with underground lawn irrigation systems are required to have cross connection control devices installed on their system. These devices must meet the City of Fort Lupton and the Colorado Cross Connection Control Manual rules and regulations. Devices must be approved, inspected and tested prior to the system being turned on. A certified cross connection control technician must test the approved device and have test results submitted to Aqua Backflow.

Annual Approval

Cross connection control devices must be tested annually thereafter. Failure to comply with these rules and regulations may lead to water service disconnection and or fines. Permits are required for lawn sprinkler systems and may be obtained at the City of Fort Lupton.

Keeping You Safe

The City of Fort Lupton's Cross Connection Control Program is designed to safeguard public health. We ask for your cooperation with our program, its enforcement and any request for information that come from aqua backflow or city staff. To learn more about backflow prevention please read this article on Hazardous Cross Connection

Any questions regarding cross connection can be directed toward Amber Phillips at 720-466-6112.