The South Adams County Water and Sanitation District provides water and wastewater services to the residents and businesses within the City of Commerce City. South Adams is a separate entity from the City and is governed by a five-member Board elected by the public that it serves.
Members of the Board of Directors are elected to serve by property owners and residents included within the South Adams service boundary. Directors are elected to serve a four-year term, with two-term limits. Board terms are staggered and elections are held every two years in May.