Tumalo Irrigation District is a community of people united in their respect for the critical role sustainable agriculture plays in the region; the land and the water resources that nourish that land; and the wildlife that depends on access to healthy, native habitat.
Tumalo Irrigation District is dedicated to improving water flows in the Deschutes River, Tumalo Creek, and Crescent Creek; restoring and protecting native habitat; ensuring reliable water supply for agriculture and recreation; and supplying glacial water to cool the warming Deschutes River.
For nearly 120 years, Tumalo Irrigation District has been the steward of critical water resources in Central Oregon, serving more than 660 families, managing 80 miles of piped and open canals, and irrigating 8,100 acres.
- Find answers to TID’s Piping FAQ’s here.
- The water shut off date has been scheduled for October 2, 2020.
- The next board meeting will be held October 13, 2020.
- Irrigation Efficiency Saves Money, Saves Energy. Read more about CEC’s Agriculture Programs here.
- Otto Otter teaches kids to be safe around canals and other water sources. Download the Otto Otter Coloring Book here.
The Board of Director’s position for Divisions 2 and 5 will terminate on January 12, 2021. An election will be held this year to fulfill these vacancies. The term of office will be for three years, beginning January 12, 2021, and terminating January 9, 2024. The...read more
TUMALO IRIRGATION DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS Tumalo Irrigation District’s (TID) board of directors is committed to open communication and transparency with respect to ongoing operations and system improvement projects. The board is aware of a...read more
Weather permitting, we will be able to resume stock runs this year for select laterals. Due to construction, the Columbia Southern and laterals which flow from it will be excluded from having a stock run during construction.read more
Help is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week when water is running.
Calls after hours will be forwarded to the ditch rider on call, who will respond as soon as possible.
Monday - Friday
8am - 4:30pm
64697 Cook Ave
Bend, OR 97703
Tumalo Irrigation District Office
We are your irrigation district
Tumalo Irrigation District’s mission is to manage water resources to meet present and future needs of its patrons in ways that are economically and environmentally responsible. The District’s priorities are water conservation, improving water delivery efficiencies, preserving and restoring native habitat in the Deschutes River Basin, and protecting native species. In addition, it is part of the Deschutes Basin Board of Control, a larger consortium of irrigation districts and municipalities that collaborate on issues facing Central Oregon and water users.