Water Conservation Measures in effect June 1 for all RDCK Water Systems

Nelson, BC:  Effective Tuesday, June 1, 2021, Stage 1 Water Conservation Measures go into effect for all Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) water systems. Water Conservation Measures run annually across the RDCK from June 1 through September 30. On June 1, Stage 1 restrictions will officially be implemented and may increase to one of three additional stages should demand increase significantly, hot and dry weather persists, or if reservoirs decline to critically low levels. Woodland Heights is currently on Stage 2 due to well operational issues.  

Stage 1 Water Conservation Measures include:

  • Watering of lawns (Including new lawns), gardens, trees, and shrubs ONLY between the hours of 7:00 pm to 10:00 am
  • Watering using drip irrigation, a watering can, and or hand held hose is permitted at anytime.

Click here for a complete description of RDCK Water Conservation Measures Stages 1 through 4. The RDCK appreciates water user’s ongoing cooperation in adhering to the Water Conservation Measures. For more information go to www.rdck.ca/water.

List of RDCK Water Systems

  • Balfour
  • Burton
  • Denver Siding
  • Duhamel Creek
  • Edgewood
  • Erickson/Arrow Creek
  • Fauquier
  • Grandview Properties
  • Lister
  • Lucas Road
  • McDonald Creek
  • Riondel
  • Rosebery Highlands
  • Sanca Park
  • South Slocan
  • West Robson
  • Woodbury Village
  • Woodland Heights
  • Ymir

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