NID’s Kids Triathlon Saturday!

May 17, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 Grass Valley – NID presents the 4th annual Kids Triathlon on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at the Orchard Springs Campground on Rollins Lake. NID is committed to providing outstanding outdoor recreational opportunities at District reservoirs, and the triathlon allows youth and families in our community to enjoy the Sierras while […]

NID Supports Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale

May 12, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 NID Supports Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale Grass Valley – NID encourages area residents to attend and take advantage of the annual Spring Plant Sale held by the University of California Master Gardeners of Nevada County. The event takes place on Saturday, May 13, between 9:00 am and noon, at […]

“No Motor Day” at Scotts Flat Lake

May 10, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Grass Valley – NID presents the annual “No Motor Day” at Scotts Flat Lake on Sunday, May 21, 2017. This event offers the opportunity to experience the quiet beauty of Scotts Flat Lake. Featured activities for No Motor Day include: • Free admission for non-motorized watercraft • […]

NID Board Approves West Placer Groundwater Sustainability Agency Membership

May 10, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Grass Valley – At the Wednesday (May 10) NID Board of Director’s meeting, a public hearing was held, and the Board adopted a resolution approving a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA), which will establish NID’s membership in the West Placer Groundwater Sustainability Agency (WPGSA). Groundwater is an essential water […]

NID Requests Temporary Water Use Reduction for Portions of Nevada County

May 9, 2017

Contact: Chip Close (530) 273-6185 or: Susan Holt(530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Grass Valley – The effects from one of the wettest years on record are still being felt. Heavy rains in early February created a landslide that caused significant damage to Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) South Yuba Canal in the Lowell Hill […]

The 2nd Annual Mulch Magic Giveaway!

April 27, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 The 2nd Annual Mulch Magic Giveaway! Grass Valley – NID and the Nevada County Resource Conservation District (NCRCD) are highlighting the multiple benefits of using mulch for gardening and landscaping with the 2nd Annual Mulch Magic Giveaway. This event will provide approximately 160 cubic yards of shredded redwood bark to […]

NID is Green for Earth Day

April 21, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID is Green for Earth Day Grass Valley – NID extends a “Happy Earth Day 2017” to our customers and the entire community. The first Earth Day was created by Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates 22 million Americans celebrated […]

NID Customers Praised for Conservation Efforts as Drought Declaration Lifted

April 10, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Customers Praised for Conservation Efforts as Drought Declaration Lifted Grass Valley – The Nevada Irrigation District applauds customers for their unprecedented water conservation efforts, as Governor Jerry Brown lifted the drought state of emergency declaration on April 7, 2017. NID customers actively confronted California’s recent extreme […]

NID the Target of YubaNet’s “April Fools” Joke

April 3, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID the Target of YubaNet’s “April Fools” Joke Grass Valley – The Nevada Irrigation District was the subject of an “April Fools” article published on Saturday, April 1st by YubaNet titled, “NID ponders grand bargain on Centennial Dam.” It appears this “April Fools” joke run by YubaNet […]

NID: Snowpack at 168% of Average

March 30, 2017

Contact: Chip Close (530) 273-6185 or: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID: Snowpack at 168% of Average Grass Valley – In snow surveys taken Thursday (March 29), the Nevada Irrigation District measured 168 percent of average water content in the mountain snowpack that supplies the NID water system. Although NID expects sufficient water […]

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