Notice of Work Being Conducted — Lorayne J water system

Between August 24, 2016 and August 25, 2016 the City of Richland will begin work conducting feasibility studies in relation to the potential transfer of the Lorayne J water system to the City of Richland.   The studies are being conducted on behalf of the City of Richland and through the direction and funding of the Health […]

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 […]

Sherman Street Road Closure Due to Pipe Installation

KID will be performing a pipe installation project across South Sherman Street at the intersection of West Hildebrand Boulevard in Kennewick. Temporary road closures will occur daily. Roads will reopen each evening. Closures are expected August 8th through August 12th. Updates to this information can be found here, on the District’s website, news center and our […]

Service Outage Due to Valve Repair on Edison Street Line

For our customers served off of the low-lift canal and Edison Street service areas, the service outage you are experiencing is due to the replacement of a damaged valve. KID anticipates that service will be restored by the early morning of July 28, 2016.   Customers are encouraged to access the District website Water Outage map for outage […]

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 […]