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


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



Complete an application online or print one out and mail it in. You can apply for more than one committee per application. Mayor Carter encourages applicants to get recommendations from their City Councilmembers. 

Please send applications to: 

ATTN: Noel Nix

Office of the Mayor 

390 City Hall 15 Kellogg Blvd.West 

Saint Paul, MN 55102. Phone: 

For a complete list of boards, committees and commissions, please see the list to the right-hand side of this screen. For questions about the application process please contact Noel Nix via email at Noel.Nix@ci.stpaul.mn.us.

Phone: 651-266-8510

Last Edited: August 2, 2018