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while responsibly managing our resources,
our employees and our environment
The best tasting tap water. Ever. PNW.
Cool, sweet, delicious, and straight from the tap. That’s the taste of our water. And the judges agree.
We claimed the top prize at the Best Tasting Tap Water Competition on May 3, 2019. The event was part of the Pacific Northwest Section of the American Water Works Association’s (PNWS-AWWA) Conference in Vancouver, Washington.
Why is my bill higher than usual?
Many factors can affect your utility bill. The biggest one is the weather. However, there are influences including the number of billing days or excess water charges that can make your bill higher than usual. Learn more here.
The Spokane Valley Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer
KSPS Public Television has joined with the Idaho Washington Aquifer Collaborative to help educate residents in the Inland Northwest about the importance of protecting their sole source of drinking water—the Spokane Valley Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer.
This collection of videos provides an overview and exploration of the Spokane Valley Rathdrum Prairie aquifer, its importance to the Inland Northwest, how it works, how it can be damaged, and simple actions residents can take to protect and preserve the water from the aquifer
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Bill Tschirley (left) and Otto Kuchenbuch (right) working on the motor in Well No. 1, located approximately 125 feet below ground.
An overhead look at the Vera Irrigation District. Vera reorganized as an irrigation district in the mid-1930s
The motor at the bottom of Well No. 1
Vera employees enjoying a Spokane Valley festival, checking out the new line trucks.
Vera administration and staff posing at the finished 1 million gallon reservoir.
This 3,000 gallon per minute pump was being installed in the No. 1 Well as a part of the expansion program to better serve the Spokane Valley
Crews constructed a new transmission line on Sullivan Road.
An open house of the newly-remodeled Vera Water and Power office.
The Valleyway and Sullivan substation was remodeled.
The Board of Directors of the Vera Irrigation District approved a 20-year power purchase contract with Bonneville Power Administration.
The American Water Works Association declared the No. 1 pumphouse a national landmark.
Drilling and testing for wells No. 8 and 9.
Third grade students from Progress Elementary School observed the drilling of Vera’s new well at a site next to their school.
Vera Water and Power celebrated 100 years of service on April 8, 2008.
A look inside Well No. 3, which was originally dug in 1909, and is approximately 170 feet deep.
Our electric crew changing out a pole on Evergreen Rd. near Broadway.