Savary Shores Improvement District was incorporated in 1980 to deliver drinking water to residents of Savary Shores. Residents pay for the water service, and for the infrastructure, operations, and administration, in annual tax levies issued by SSID, in accordance with BC Provincial regulations.

The Waterworks System Map represents the culmination of over 40 years work by volunteer trustees, SSID staff and contractors.

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The SSID aquifer contains clean untreated drinking water. We test the water from 8 locations in Savary Shores for the Monthly Water Reports on e-coli and total coliforms (both usually zero), and do Nitrates Tests from both wells quarterly. Twice each year, a Full-Spectrum analysis shows the levels of multiple components of our water. We also provide an Annual Report on the waterworks to the Drinking Water Officer. See also older Water Studies.

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December 03, 2023

Excess Tolls Invoices will be issued January 2. After all the meters have been read for the last time this year, SSID will have the total water consumption amounts for every lot in Savary Shores. As every year, Excess Tolls invoices will be sent to those property owners whose usage is in excess of the 100 cubic meter allotment.

Update, as requested at the AGM. On October 31, SSID issued a newsletter regarding the status of the generator complaint and associated costs, and provided an opportunity for written replies. The deadline was November 21, and the replies are now being reviewed. We thank all who submitted comments.

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