At Ootischenia Improvement 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 can be made at the District office at 123 Ootischenia Road or mailed to 123 Ootischenia Road, Castlegar, BC V1N 4L7
The District is also set up to receive e-transfer payments.
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March 23, 2017
In order to provide the community with safe potable water, the District will be doing a system flushing starting Monday April 17, 2017 through to Sunday April 30, 2017. There will be chlorine in your water and pressure fluctuations. This procedure is in accordance with the Ministry of Health Guideliness.
You may experience a strong chlorine odor and taste in your water. After flushing is completed and you still experience a chlorine taste in your water, let the water run until the odor and taste of chlorine is gone.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
March 02, 2017
Food and water. We can’t live without them, but many people around the world are living without enough of either. The good news is that amazing work is being done to combat both drought and famine.
We’ve written about some incredible advances in the production of clean water, including these articles:
There are so many more exciting new tools being utilized to give fresh, clean water to the thirsty, including this new and vastly improved solar-powered water purifier.
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