Tualatin Valley Irrigation District


     The Tualatin Valley Irrigation District was formed by Oregon statute in 1962 for the purpose of shepherding the Tualatin Project through the Congress of the United States. The Tualatin Project, constructed by the US Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, provides water for the cities of Beaverton, Hillsboro and Forest Grove. It also provides water to improve the quality of the Tualatin River and most importantly the project provides water for the irrigation of crops within the district boundaries