Our Mission

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 in person at the District office at 123 Ootischenia Road on Tuesdays and Thursdays. On days the office is closed there is a mail slot for checks, no cash please. You may also mail your payment to 123 Ootischenia Road, Castlegar, BC. V1N 4L7 or use e-transfer to oidwater@ootischenia.com

Conservation Tips

There are a number of easy ways to save water, and they all start with you. When you save water, you save money on your utility bills. Here are just a few ways... Learn more...

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Spring System Flush

January 09, 2020

The Spring System flush will be Starting Monday April 20, 2020 through to Sunday May 2, 2020.There will be chlorine in your water and pressure fluctuations.This is in accordance with the Ministry of Health Guidelines.

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Weather this Winter Well

Weather this Winter Well

January 01, 2020

2020 is here, and it has brought wintry weather in its wake.  Whether you're in Saskatchewan or Savannah, winter weather can be rough on people, animals, roads, cars, and homes. Snow, ice, and freezing temperatures can really take a toll on a home, causing expensive damages and high utility bills. Winterizing your home can help prevent unexpected surprises, such as busted pipes, and will help with energy costs.  

Read on for some tips to help you weather this winter well . . .   

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