Our Mission

At Keremeos Irrigation District, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

Bill Payment Options

Bill payments may be made  by cash or cheque via mail, or at the office located at 712 - 6th Ave. Keremeos, BC

Payments may also be made via online  electronic banking, through the CIBC, Bank of Montreal, TD Canada Trust, Scotiabank or any BC Credit Union.  Use the account no. on your bill to make a payment. We are not set up with the Royal Bank.  Payments may also be made via e-transfer to kid@nethop.net.  No password is required. 

We cannot accept payments in the office with a debit or credit card, as we do not have an interac machine. 

Water Conservation Program / Tips

2019 WATER CONSERVATION PROGRAM/ RESTRICTIONS 

There are a number of easy ways to save water, and they all start with you. When you save water, you save money on your utility bills. Here are just a few ways... Learn more...

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GROUNDWATER LICENCING WORKSHOP

August 14, 2019

The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is hosting a FREE workshop on Groundwater Licencing for those landowners that are required to apply for a groundwater licence for their wells or groundwater source.  ( groundwater that is used for irrigation purposes or to service multiple domestic units ) See the Groundwater Licencing Workshop Flyer and What to Bring to the Workshop.  The deadline for application is fast approaching and this would be a worthwhile workshop to attend! 

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Imagine a Day without Water

Imagine a Day without Water

October 01, 2019

Could you go a day without water? No water to drink or make coffee. No water to shower, brush your teeth, flush the toilet, or do laundry. Firefighters couldn't put out fires and farmers couldn't water their crops. 

We know that water is essential.  That’s why we want you to know about a nationwide educational effort called “Imagine a Day Without Water.” On October 23, the Value of Water Coalition is coordinating a national advocacy and educational event, Imagine a Day Without Waterto raise awareness about the most essential resource we have: Water.  Across the country, water agencies, mayors, engineers, contractors, business leaders, community members, schools, organizations, corporations, environmental advocates, and more are joining together to educate people about how water is essential, the challenges facing water and wastewater systems, and the need for investment.

Even though water is absolutely vital to everything we do, it too often is forgotten. Out of sight, out of mind. Many people take water service for granted. Clean, safe, reliable, and affordable water comes out of the tap and flows down the drain without a second thought. But the massive infrastructure, much of it underground, which brings water to homes and businesses, takes it away, and treats it, is aging. A water main breaks somewhere in the U.S. every two minutes. Most pipes have an average life expectancy of 50 years, but in many major cities, water pipes are more than 100 years old. Communities cannot afford to go a day without water if those systems reach their breaking points.

What is the message of Imagine a Day without Water? Keep reading . . . 

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