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.

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 […]

MM-55
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 […]

Canal 2 head gate 137
June 8, 2022 - By

Canal 2 head gate 137

June 8, 2022 7 am. Head gate closure canal 2 hg 137 locked and tagged until repairs completed on Meeker […]