Orchard Mesa Irrigation District

Orchard Mesa Irrigation District is supplied with water from the Colorado River as part of the Grand Valley Project in the western Colorado portion of the Colorado River Basin. The district has made possible a diverse agricultural economy, where favorable conditions allow growers to produce orchards, vineyards, vegetables, alfalfa and small grains on 9,219 acres (including “Vinelands” area of 591).

6,500parcels

9,219acres

Agricultural Users

Agricultural watering practices account for approximately 80% of all water use annually in Colorado.

Residential Users

Keep your lawn looking green and maintain your lateral while in the growing season.

2022 end of irrigation season
September 19, 2022 - By

2022 end of irrigation season

Water out 2022. Another year is coming to a end. Irrigation water is scheduled to shut off Friday October 28th, […]

MM-19
June 28, 2022 - By

MM-19

June 28, 2022 Mesa County turned water back on at 2:20pm. Repair complete. June 28, 2022.  Mesa County updated us […]

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June 28, 2022 - By

MM-55

June 28, 2022  Mutual Mesa 55 is back on. The repair has been completed. June 27, 2022. Mutual Mesa 55 […]