Algae growth is very high this year due to high temperatures and low water. Kennewick Irrigation District field staff applied an aquatic weed treatment of Endothal last week. District crews will be working around the clock to manage the debris, but for the next three weeks, as the weeds die they will break loose and […]
Due to increased water availability, effective immediately the Kennewick Irrigation District will allow spot watering of areas of lawn showing signs of distress. Watering will be allowed outside of the established schedule for up to 30 minutes per area with a hose. These watering guidelines will remain in effect until further notice.
Kennewick Irrigation District’s daily water supply is limited by how much water we are allowed to take from the Yakima River. Scheduling allows customers to maximize equitable use of the limited water. The District requests homeowners to begin following this schedule immediately. Homeowners should water only during their two assigned A.M. or P.M. blocks, as […]