Ochoco Irrigation District

1001 NW Deer Street

Prineville, OR 97754


Summer Hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-F; Winter Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. M-F

During irrigation season, shop personnel may be available at 7:30 a.m.

Messages for water orders may be left during non-office hours by phoning 541-447-6449


Patrol Duty Hours

Ditch Riders patrol the distribution system and help manage water delivery to users. Ditch Riders are required to be on call 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, during the irrigation season. They are entitled to regular hours for personal activities. It is requested that they not be contacted after 5 p.m. or before 6:30 a.m. unless there is an emergency. Please place all water orders through the OID office.


For more information on general operations, please review the Patron’s Handbook

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