Last Update: April 16, 2020

Response to COVID-19

The EID is staying well-informed of the current health advisories and continues to review the operations of the District, both for the safety of its employees and the public, while minimizing business disruptions where possible. The District will continue to monitor and comply with government and health authority recommendations and in response, the following have been implemented:

  • the Office is closed to walk-in traffic
    • phone lines remain open Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (362-1400)
  • Bill Payment options:
    • leave a cheque in the drop box
    • phone 362-1400 with your credit card information
    • pay online with any of the major banks, search “Eastern Irrigation District”
    • mail your cheque to EID, P.O. Box 128, Brooks, AB T1R 1B2
  • a tentative Water Delivery date for May 8th has been set, however, due to the inclement weather this spring this may not be achievable in all areas. We apologize for this inconvenience and any problems that it may cause. Feel free to call the EID office at 362-1400 if you have any questions or concerns
  • EIDNet service will continue without interruption, call (362-1401) for any internet related requests
  • seasonal camping at the Rolling Hills Reservoir Campground has been cancelled for 2020.

The Rolling Hills Reservoir Campground and Crawling Valley Campground marina's will be opening Friday, May 1, 2020 for day use only. Boaters may come for the day, launch, and leave the marina the same day. Boaters are still required to register with the EID Aquatic Invasive Species Program prior to launching which can be done at Rolling Hills Reservoir Campground, Crawling Valley Campground, and Lake Newell Resort marina. If you have questions please contact the Eastern Irrigation District at 403-362-1400.

For additional campground related information, please see the Rolling Hills Reservoir Campground link on the Recreation menu.

Seasonal boat slip application forms are now available at the Campground Office

Eastern Irrigation District

Board Meetings

  • June 23, 2020
  • July 28, 2020
  • August 25, 2020

What is Irrigation Water?

Irrigation water is raw water that is suitable for:

  • irrigating crops
  • watering lawns
  • watering trees
  • watering gardens

Irrigation water is not potable water.

Important Information


Please be advised that May 1 of every year is the deadline to remove ice fishing shelters from Eastern Irrigation District owned land.

If you have questions please contact Eastern Irrigation District at 403-362-1400.

The Eastern Irrigation District would like to thank for you in advance for your continued co-operation!

2020 Water Turn On Date
Please note that water will be made available for irrigation purposes on Friday, May 8, 2020.

Notice to all EID Water Users:
RE: Judicial Review of EID vs Irrigation Council Appeal Panel. Please click here for details.

Please check the News/Ads page for important information!

Contact Us

Eastern Irrigation District.
550 Industrial Road West
Box 128
Brooks, Alberta, Canada, T1R 1B2
Phone: 403-362-1400 | Email: eid(at)

Partners in Habitat Development

To apply for a Partners in Habitat Development Project, click the following link to view the application form/brochure:

Brochure/Application Form