ABOUT US

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

Savary Shores includes 216 lots, of which 167 are currently serviced with water connections. Water is pumped from 2 wells drawing on Savary Island's main aquifer about 110 feet below ground.

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WATER QUALITY

The SSID aquifer contains clean untreated drinking water. We conduct Monthly Water Reports from 8 locations in Savary Shores to test for e-coli and total coliforms, and quarterly as of 2020 (previously monthly) Nitrates Tests from both wells. 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.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

April 03, 2020

2020 AGM on hold. Due to public health concerns, and by order of the Province of BC, SSID has postponed its Annual General Meeting until further notice. The AGM is the yearly meeting in which property owners hear the Chair's Year in Review, the Operator's Report, the previous year's financials, and the 5-year plan. SSID engages an accountant for the current year, and elects or acclaims a trustee for the coming 3-year term.

The files are available for download from the Reports webpage, or as paper copies if requested. Financials will be posted when ready mid-April. The procedures for appointment of an accountant, and election of a trustee, are not yet determined.

Tax Notices 2020 were...

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