Bruce Water System

Facts about the Bruce Water System
  • The Port of Othello owns and manages the Bruce Water System, which serves the entire Bruce area.
  • The system has two wells in operation.
  • Elevated storage tanks hold 200,000 gallons
  • Gallons authorized are 262,846,093 per year
  • 2021 usage was about 12,000,000 gallons
  • Gallons available to new users 222,000,000 per year
  • Pumping rate is a maximum of 2,300 GPM with 2,050 GPM allowed.

The Port of Othello Commissioners meeting on January 24th, 2023 will include a discussion and resolution to apply to CERB for funding for a new water tower for the Bruce Water System. The meeting will be held at 9am at 705 E. Hemlock St.

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