Tuesday Mar. 31, 2015

Water Quality Conditions

ParameterLast Test DateMain System (Mission Crk)North End (Scotty Crk)Objective
Raw Turbidity March 26, 2015 0.84 NTU Off-Line  
System Turbidity March 26, 2015 0.80 NTU -- < 1.0 NTU
Raw Water        
Total Coliform March 25, 2015 6 -- < 200
Fecal March 25, 2015 0 -- < 200
Treated Water        
Total Coliform March 25, 2015 0 -- 0 / 100 ml
Fecal March 25, 2015 0 -- 0 / 100 ml
Please check out our periodic newsletter under the "Who We Are" tab for updates and general information.

BMID is now providing e-billing. If you would like to have your water bill emailed in the future please contact our office at 250-765-5169 or fill out the form located on this website under the 'forms and guidelines' section. 

Welcome to our new Administrator!

Black Mountain Irrigation District is very pleased to announce that Dawn Williams has accepted the position of Administrator. This is the Chief Executive Officer position for the District. Dawn will begin her duties effective April 7, 2015.

Notice of AGM & Trustee Nominations

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Wed., April 15th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in the BMID boardroom at 285 Gray Road. The terms of office for Trustees, Gordon Ivans and Alfred Kempf expire in 2015. Gord Ivans will be seeking re-election; however, Alfred Kempf will not be seeking re-election. Other nominations for Trustee will be received at the BMID office until 4:00 pm on April 16th. 


BMID has completed infrastructure upgrades and has restored the water supply from Mission Creek. Water is no longer being supplied by Rutland Waterworks District.  BMID would like to extends its appreciation to RWD for providing water supply during the month long period. 

If you have any questions, please contact the BMID office at (250) 765-5169.  Thank you.


Annual Summer Sprinking Regulations:  For all residential customers, BMID follows the Kelowna Joint Water Committee City-wide water sprinkling regulations. Properties with odd-numbered addresses may water their yards on the odd-numbered days of the calendar.  Even-numbered addresses may irrigate on the even-numbered days.  Automatic lawn sprinkling is permitted between the hours of 10:00 pm and 6:00 am on the permitted day. For a copy of the BMID sprinkling policy, click here 

 Water Advisory Definitions

WSABC Turbidity Brief WSABC Turbidity Brief Update

Information Briefs:

Status of Source Water Protection in the BC Southern Interior
To the Minister of Community Services - Viability of Improvement Districts

District News

July, 2014
PUBLIC NOTICE:  On July 21 and July 28, from 3:00 to 8:00 pm Black Mountain Irrigation District will be holding open houses to present information on two subjects, as follows: 

1.  For the rezoning of the lands designated for the Black Mountain Reservoir project to rezone the land from A-1 (Agriculture) to P-4   (Utility).

2.  To provide information on the intent to borrow up to $7,000,000 in funds to pay for construction of the UV Disinfection Facility and Pipelines project.

The opens houses will be held at the Black Mountain Golf Course Clubhouse located at 575 Black Mountain Drive, Kelowna, B.C.

Additional information and files on the rezoning can be found by clicking on the following links:  Rezoning Newsletter; Proposed Land Rezoning Map; Newspaper Ads; Highlights of Presentation.

Additional information and files on the Alternative Approval Process for borrowing of funds can be found by clicking on the following links:  Borrowing Newsletter; AAP Elector Response Form; Newspaper ads; Highlights of  Presentation.