NEW ACRE APPLICATIONS
We are accepting applications to allocate new irrigation acres for the 2023 irrigating season. Applications must be submitted to the RID General Manager, Jason Miller, by 4:00 pm on October 14, 2022. Applications are available at the RID office or can be found below. If you have any questions please contact the RID office at (403) 752-3511.
APRIL 11, 2022 EXPANSION PLEBISCITE RESULTS
The RID Board of Directors announces the results of the expansion plebiscite held on April 11, 2022 to vote on the proposed expansion from 52,000 acres to 58,500 acres:
64 Votes in Favor of Expanding the Raymond Irrigation District to 58,500 acres
0 Votes Against Expanding the Raymond Irrigation District to 58,500 acres
Based on the results, the Raymond Irrigation District will proceed with expanding the district to 58,500 acres.
THE GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA & CANADIAN INFRASTRUCTURE BANK – MODERNIZATION PROJECTS
In October 2020 the Government of Alberta announced a history investment in irrigation. Details of this investment and the RID specific projects generated from this investment can be found at: https://albertawater.com/topics/irrigation