Capitol Region Watershed District

Watershed District Manager

(Capitol Region Watershed District)


6:00 pm

First and third Wednesday of each month

Capitol Region office located at Suite 4, 1410 Energy Park Dr., Saint Paul

Member Requirements

The Capitol Region Watershed District (CRWD) is led by a five-person Board of Managers that guides CRWD in the implementation of goals and objectives set forth in CRWD Watershed Management Plan. Board Managers are appointed by the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners from nominations supplied by Saint Paul.

Saint Paul Residency: Required

Term: Three years

Staff: Wes Saunders-Pearce 651-266-9112

Anne Weber 651-266-6245

Powers & Duties

Watershed Districts engage in varied water resources activities and projects. They work cooperatively with other local organizations toward common water management goals.

In general, under M.S. Chapter 103D.335, a Watershed District has the power to:

-levy property taxes and special assessments

-hire staff and consultants

-regulate development


1) You can now apply online, visit Online Committee Application.

2) Download an Application. You can apply for more than one committee per application. Mayor Coleman encourages applicants to get recommendations from their City Councilmembers.

Please return applications to:

Office of the Mayor
Attn: Peter Grafstrom
15 West Kellogg Blvd
390 City Hall
Saint Paul, MN 55102

Phone: 651-266-8510
Fax: 651-266-8521

For a complete list of boards, committees and commissions, please see the list to the left hand side of this screen. For questions about the application process please contact Peter Grafstrom at or call 651-266-8516.