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: June 10, 2021