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

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 • […]

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 […]

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