Kennewick Irrigation District Sees Water Allotment Increase to 94%

Yesterday morning, the United States Bureau of Reclamation announced that water users with proratable water rights, including the Kennewick Irrigation District (KID) would see an increase to 94% from the previous prorationed amount of 90%. Increases may be partially attributed to milder temperatures. At this point in the water season, water allotments are not anticipated […]

Emergency Repair Suspends Water Delivery to Div4 Customers

The Kennewick Irrigation District (KID) would like to inform customers served off the Division 4 canal that an emergency repair will require temporary service suspension, beginning this evening. Repair is estimated to take 24 to 48 hours. KID expects to restore service by Thursday, August 11, 2016. Areas impacted by the outage will be shown […]

Service Interruption Planned for Edison Street

The Kennewick Irrigation District (KID) would like to let our customers know that a temporary service outage is scheduled to occur on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at approximately 4 a.m. and continue throughout the duration of the day and evening. This event will allow KID, Granite Construction and the City of Kennewick to continue project […]

Water Supply Improves for KID

The July water supply forecast for the 2016 water season was delivered to irrigators this morning, during the monthly river operations meeting. The United States Bureau of Reclamation provided Yakima Basin irrigators with an updated water supply forecast projecting that proratable irrigators, including KID, would receive 90% of their allotment. This is an increase from […]

Update on Service to KID Customers after Canal Break

The Kennewick Irrigation District would like to inform our customers and our community that the Highland Feeder canal break has been repaired. Service has already been restored to areas directly off the Highland Feeder and KID estimates that all service areas that were interrupted, due to the break, will be restored by mid-morning, Friday, June […]

Canal Break Results in Service Interruption for KID Customers

The Kennewick Irrigation District would like to inform our customers and our community that last night around 8 p.m. a break in the KID Highlander Feeder canal, near the vicinity of Tenth Avenue and Columbia Center Boulevard, occurred. The break has been contained, but water service has been turned off until repairs can be completed. […]

Kennewick Irrigation District Water Supply Projected to Remain unchanged

This morning, during the monthly river operations meeting, the United States Bureau of Reclamation provided Yakima Basin irrigators with an updated water supply forecast. The proratable irrigators, including KID, are projected to have 86% of their total water allotment. At this time KID will not be implementing a watering schedule. However, water supply is dependent […]