Cortez Sanitation District Building

The Cortez Sanitation District is a special district organized in 1953 under the Colorado Statutes. The District provides wastewater collection and treatment services to the residents of Cortez, Colorado and areas immediately surrounding the city. The District’s operating revenue is derived from service fees and plant investment fees charged to the users of District services.




News and Announcements

Monthly service fees for both residential and commercial entities are changing effective January 1, 2024.
The fee schedule for plant investments has changed effective January 1, 2021. More information follows below.  
Learn about all the specifications that have been adopted by the Board of Directors of the Cortez Sanitation District.

Upcoming Closures and Meetings

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Pay My Bill

We offer a variety of convenient ways to pay your bill. Click on an item below to see the details.

Pay Online

You can pay online via two different options:

Pay by Mail

Payments can be mailed to:

Cortez Sanitation District
PO Box 730
Cortez, CO 81321

Pay by Drop Box

City Market Drop Box
Drop off payment inside City Market next to the Service Desk. The drop box is located at 508 E. Main St, Cortez.

Cortez Sanitation District Drop Box
The payment drop box is located to the left of the main gate. The drop box is located at 2908 S. Broadway, Cortez.

Utility Payment Kiosk

Cash payments will now be accepted at the 24-hour utility payment kiosk inside the foyer of Empire Electric at 801 N. Broadway.