Board Vacancy

Press Release KENNEWICK, WA – Kennewick Irrigation District (KID) Director Raman Venkata has made the difficult decision to resign from the KID Board of Directors. Director Venkata served on the KID Board for three years beginning in 2018. He is moving out of Washington State to be near family and will no longer be able […]

Irrigation Season Coming to a Close!

The 2020 irrigation season is officially coming to a close soon and what a long strange year it’s been! From pandemics, murder hornets and riots to smoke filled skies and holidays being cancelled, we’ve seen just about everything we could in a year. It’s been tough, at times sad, but we’re a resilient bunch and […]

Virtual Open House – Save the Date!

Our previously postponed open house has been scheduled and moved to Zoom!  Call-in information, agenda and other details will be sent out in the coming weeks. You will also be able to find all of the information via our website soon. We hope that you’ll be able to attend! Kennewick Irrigation District’s Virtual Open House […]

Reclamation announces Yakima Basin water supply – July forecast

Reclamation announces Yakima Basin water supply – July forecast Media Contact: Christine Schuldheisz, 208-378-5212, For Release: July 09, 2020 YAKIMA, Wash. – The Bureau of Reclamation announced that the Yakima Basin water supply will fully satisfy senior water rights. Junior water rights will receive up to 100% of entitlements based on the July 2020 total […]

Reclamation Announces Yakima Basin Water Supply – March Forecast

For Release: March 5, 2020 Contact: Annette Ross, (208) 378-5322, Reclamation announces Yakima basin water supply – March forecast  YAKIMA, Wash. – The Bureau of Reclamation’s March 2020 Total Water Supply Available forecast for the Yakima basin indicates the water supply will satisfy senior and junior water rights this irrigation season.    “The precipitation this […]

Operational Testing

Beginning Monday, March 9, for a period of approximately three weeks, we will be conducting operational testing on certain systems. The operational testing will begin in the morning and may last until 7:00 pm. More information can be found at, under the “Water Status Map” link for the exact date in which the pressure […]