NID Scotts Flat Reservoir Fencing along the Dam, Temporary Opening

September 14, 2017

Contact: Greg Jones (530) 271-6826 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: In response to public request, NID will temporarily open the gate on Scotts Flat Dam to allow for access leading up to and during the Barbara Schmidt Millar Triathlon. The gate will be open during the day through Sunday, September 17. In August, NID installed exclusion fencing […]

NID to Update the Board of Directors Regarding California Water Commission Application at 9/13 Board Meeting

August 30, 2017

August 30, 2017   Contact: Greg Jones (530) 271-6826 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  NID to Update the Board of Directors Regarding California Water Commission Application at 9/13 Board Meeting The Nevada Irrigation District will give an update to the Board regarding the California Water Commission’s 2017 Water Storage Investment Program at the September 13th Board Meeting.  […]

NID Takes Action at Scott’s Flat Reservoir for Public Safety

August 16, 2017

Contact: Greg Jones (530) 271-6826 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Takes Action at Scott’s Flat Reservoir for Public Safety The Nevada Irrigation District is installing exclusion fencing across the top of and along the edge of the Scott’s Flat spillway. In recent months, NID has experienced increased public safety concerns in and around the spillway, including […]

NID August 9 Board Meeting Highlights

August 10, 2017

Contact: Greg Jones 530-273-6185 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NID August 9 Board Meeting Grass Valley, CA – August 10, 2017 – On August 9, The Nevada Irrigation District held a special Board of Directors meeting to allow Board members to attend the opening ceremonies of the Nevada County Fair.  Present were President Nick Wilcox, Vice President […]

NID July 12th Board Meeting Highlights

July 13, 2017

Contact: Greg Jones 530-273-6185 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NID July 12th Board Meeting Highlights Grass Valley, CA – July 12, 2017 – On Jul 12th, The Nevada Irrigation District held a board of directors meeting to discuss upcoming projects around water conservation. Present were President Nick Wilcox, Vice President William Morebeck, alongside directors Nancy Weber, John […]

California Passes Budget & Funding for NID Mercury Project

June 23, 2017

Contact: Greg Jones (530) 273-6185 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: California Passes Budget & Funding for NID Mercury Project Grass Valley – Governor Brown has approved the 2017 – 2018 budget, and with it a Proposition 13 appropriation of $6.13 million to treat and remove mercury laden sediment from NID’s Combie Reservoir. The project, in partnership with […]

NID “Thank You” to Customers as South Yuba Canal Resumes Operations

June 5, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Grass Valley – The Nevada Irrigation District extends a sincere “thank you” to treated and agriculture water customers for their extraordinary conservation efforts during the past month while repairs were underway on Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) South Yuba Canal. The canal serves the Deer Creek […]

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 • […]

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