Galena Shores Waterworks

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Service Area Map: Galena Shores
System Updates:
Treatment: Chlorination (Hypo Injection)
Water Source: Two Deep Wells

Subsequent to construction to CSRD standards and a successful public assent process in 2012, Galena Shores became the first newly built water system acquired through the policies of the CSRD Water Acquisition Strategy. Galena Shores is located in Galena Bay on the Nakusp side of the Galena Bay ferry. The water system consists of two deep wells, chlorination, emergency power and SCADA system.

Costs of Connection For Properties Outside Water Service Area

Reserve Contribution: 10 times the Parcel Tax (For example $800 = $8,000)

A Public Assent process must also take place prior to a property connecting to the Galena Shores Water System in order to include that property into the Water Service Area.

Connection Fee: $2,000 per property

Costs of Connection For Properties Within Existing Water Service Area

Please note this represents a standard installation that does not require any added engineering or infrastructure costs. 

Connection Fee: $2,000 per property

Annual Water System Fees
Parcel Tax: approximately $800 per year per parcel
User Fee: $200 per year per residence

Water System Application for Services and Agreement Form Download
Electronic Billing Request Form - Utility Billing Download
Spring 2016 Download
Spring 2017 Download
Spring 2019 Download

Report Water Issues

For non-emergency water related issues or connection questions, or for emergencies, occurring between 9 AM and 4 PM Monday to Friday, call:

Operations Management
T: 250.833.5950
TF: 1.888.248.2773

In the event of a water emergency after office hours call:
TF: 1.877.996.3344