The District is a quasi-municipal cooperation and a political subdivision of the State of Colorado organized pursuant to a service plan as approved and adopted by the Board of County Commissioners, El Paso County, dated as of August 9, 2001, for the purposes of providing for the acquisition, construction, installation, operation and maintenance of certain public improvements, consisting primarily of street (including drainage and landscaping) and safety protection (traffic control) improvements in connection with the widening of Woodmen Road in the County.

The creation of the District was approved by the eligible electors of the District voting at the election held on November 6, 2001.  The order and decree creating the District was entered by the El Paso County District Court on November 8, 2001, and recorded with the County Clerk and Recorder on November 14, 2001.  The District encompasses approximately 5,600 acres; has an ultimate service area of approximately 12,000 acres; and is located approximately 15 miles northeast of downtown Colorado Springs, Colorado.  The District’s 2010 assessed valuation is $98,449,030.  As of November 21, 2011, the District’s current 2011 assessed valuation is $96,915,560.  Click on the link to view the Service Area Map.

There is presently constructed within the District over 330,000 square feet of commercial/retail space and over 2,500 single-family homes.  No assurance is given as to the timing or anticipated valuation of any future development within the District.

Fee TypeClassificationsRate
Building Permit FeesSingle-Family$550/
unit
Building Permit FeesMulti-Family$385/
unit
Building Permit FeesDestination Retail/Hotel$1.37 per sqft
Building Permit FeesConvenience Commercial$5.51 per sqft
Building Permit FeesAll Other Uses$1.10 per sqft
Platting FeesCommercial$1540 per acre
Platting FeesResidential $385 per lot
Opt-Out of Service Area Fee$130 per daily trip

Announcements:

A CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

(NOTICE BY PUBLICATION OF)

1-13.5-501, 1-13.5-1102(3),  32-1-905(2), C.R.S.

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, and, particularly, to the electors of the Woodmen Road Metropolitan District, El Paso County, Colorado.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an election will be held on the 2nd day of May, 2023, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  At that time, 2 directors will be elected to serve 4-year terms. Eligible electors of the District interested in serving on the board of directors may obtain a Self-Nomination and Acceptance form from the District Designated Election Official (DEO):

Peter M. Susemihl                                                        (Designated Election Official)

660 Southpointe Ct., Suite 210                                        (DEO Address)

Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906                                 (DEO Address)

719-579-6500                                                              (DEO Telephone)

The Office of the DEO is open on the following days: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 The deadline to submit a Self-Nomination and Acceptance is close of business on Friday, February 24, 2023 (not less than 67 days before the election).  Affidavit of Intent To Be A Write-In-Candidate forms must be submitted to the office of the designated election official by the close of business on Monday, February 27, 2023 (the sixty-fourth day before the election).

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, an application for an absentee ballot shall be filed with the designated election official no later than the close of business on Tuesday, April 25, 2023.

Woodmen Road Metropolitan District                                                 

Peter M. Susemihl   (Designated Election Official Signature On File)   

Board of Directors

NAMEPOSITIONTERMEMAILDEVELOPER/RESIDENT
Les KrohnfeldtPresidentMay 2023Les.K@WoodmenRoadMD.orgDeveloper
Tom ConeDirectorMay 2025Tom.C@WoodmenRoadMD.orgDeveloper
Tom KerbyDirectorMay 2023Tom.K@WoodmenRoadMD.orgDeveloper
P.J. AndersonDirectorMay 2025PJ.A@WoodmenRoadMD.orgDeveloper
Paul BroussardDirectorMay 2025Paul.B@WoodmenRoadMD.orgDeveloper

Meeting Schedule: 2023 Regular meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month at 8:30 a.m. at Olive Real Estate Group, 102 N Cascade, Suite 250, Colorado Springs, CO. Meetings may be canceled if there is no business to conduct.

Virtual Meeting Instructions:

District Manager:

Kevin Walker

Phone: 719-447-1777

Email: kevin.w@wsdistricts.co

Board Meeting Agendas & PacketsBoard Meeting Minutes
2022
12.6.2022 Meeting Agenda
12.6.2022 Meeting Notice
07.29.2022 Meeting Agenda
2022
12.6.2022 Meeting Minutes*
7.29.2022 Meeting Minutes*
2021
11.02.2021 Meeting Agenda
04.06.2021 Meeting Agenda
2021
11.02.2021 Meeting Minutes
04.06.2021 Meeting Minutes
Important District Documents
Woodmen Road Metropolitan District Boundary Map
Woodmen Road Metropolitan District Service Plan
WRMD Annual Report (Filed February 2022)
WRMD DLG 30 (Filed February 2022)
WRMD Transparency Notice (2023)
CORA Request Form
Financial Documents
2021 Amended 2022 Budget
2020 Amended 2021 Budget

WRMD 2021 Audit
WRMD 2020 Audit

*The monthly unaudited financial statements can be found in the Board Meeting Agenda Packets above.
Intergovernmental Agreements (IGAs)
WRMD Intergovernmental Agreement
WRMD First Amendment IGA
Resolutions
Resolution Authorizing the Imposition of Infrastructure Development Fees (2001)
Resolution Authorizing the Imposition of a Senior Adult Living Fee (2018)
Election Information
Self Nomination Deadline: February 24, 2023
Regular Election Date: May 2, 2023
 
Election Documents and Information:
2023 Call for Nominations
Self Nomination Form
2023 Election Information Reference Guide
2023 Regular Election Calendar
2023 Election Manual – Bookmarked
2023 Frequently Asked Questions
Link to Special District Forms Page
*For more information, visit the Colorado Department of Local Affairs Special Districts Elections Page
Helpful Links and Information on Special Districts:
https://metrodistricteducation.com
https://www.sdaco.org/
https://cdola.colorado.gov/special-districts