Irrigation lines turned on in Greater Vernon

Regional district advises farmers to take certain steps to access service

Al Cotsworth

Al Cotsworth

The taps are on for Greater Vernon farmers.

The Regional District of North Okanagan reminds customers that the irrigation water service for this season was turned on starting today (April 16).

“Irrigation customers must have their water meters and backflow preventer installed prior to irrigation lines being turned on,” said Al Cotsworth, utilities manager.

More information, contact 250-550-3700 or go to