Rural Water District

Rural Water District

In the United States, a local government institution that supplies water to farms and homes in a rural area. Because the provision of water in low-population areas can be expensive, the federal government offers various assistance programs to help pay for rural water district services.
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Notes: A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at the McIntosh County Rural Water District #8, 116659 South 4241 Road, Eufaula, Oklahoma 74432 on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 10:00 am.
Wayne Allen of Benton County Rural Water District No.
In Kansas, a rural water district was facing wellhead protection issues involving a new subdivision with individual onsite systems.
Arthur Moore, 97-years-old, recently peered down into an open ditch to inspect a new two-inch polyethylene water line for his 136-tap rural water district in Northeastern Oklahoma.
The water for the house comes from the rural water district and we don't have as much pressure as we do on the other system being on top of the hill like we are, but we have plenty to put out a fire if we get to it fast enough," he said.
They tapped into the rural water district when it became available.
In response to the realization that a groundwater contamination problem existed, a rural water district was formed to bring municipal water to a portion of the sinkhole plain.
The rural water district has been purchasing treated water for resale from the city of Stillwater within the terms and conditions of an outdated deal.
With the financial help from the Farmers Home Administration, a department of the United States Department of Agriculture, Jessamine County Rural Water District is currently installing 200,000 feet of water line to serve 375 customers who previously had been using primitive cisterns or private wells for their water supply.
Commissioners initially approved a resolution to take out a loan through Union State Bank for up to $550,000 for the construction of the pipeline that would also supply water to Rural Water District No.
Some residents receive water from rural water districts, but many rural dwellers - no one seems to know their number - rely on their own wells.

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