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 […]

NID: Reservoir Infrastructure Storm Damage Report

March 27, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID: Reservoir Infrastructure Storm Damage Report Maintaining public safety is paramount at NID. This year’s powerful winter storms with record precipitation, intense high flows, and flooding have triggered heightened awareness across California. NID is sensitive to community concerns over potential infrastructure damage due the intensity of this […]

NID Board Approves Grant Agreement for Studies of Hemphill Diversion Facility

March 22, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Board Approves Grant Agreement for Studies of Hemphill Diversion Facility Grass Valley – The Nevada Irrigation District Board Members on Wednesday (March 22) unanimously approved a grant agreement from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), for studies related to the Hemphill Diversion modification or […]

NID Installs Interpretive Sign for Auburn Ravine

March 17, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Installs Interpretive Sign for Auburn Ravine NID is pleased to provide an interpretive sign at the Auburn Ravine Creek in Lincoln. The sign, located near the District’s Lincoln Gauging Station in Auburn Ravine Park, was established by NID at the request of the public. The sign […]

NID Appreciates Community Engagement

March 15, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Appreciates Community Engagement The Nevada Irrigation District extends a sincere “Thank You” to those who attended the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) public scoping meetings, held earlier this month. The purpose of the meetings is to solicit public input for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement […]

NID Board Hears Report on District’s Financial Position and Forecast

March 13, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Board Hears Report on District’s Financial Position and Forecast At the Wednesday (Mar. 8) NID Board of Director’s meeting, the Board was updated on the District’s financial position and fiscal forecast. Prudent oversight of financial activities assists with adherence to investment policies, and demonstrates NID’s exceptional […]

NID: Snowpack at 196% of Average

March 7, 2017

Contact: Chip Close (530) 273-6185 or: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID: Snowpack at 196% of Average Grass Valley – In snow surveys taken Wednesday (March 1), the Nevada Irrigation District measured 196 percent of average water content in the mountain snowpack that supplies the NID water system. Although NID expects sufficient water […]

NID Issues Declaration of Emergency for South Yuba Canal Breach

March 1, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Issues Declaration of Emergency for South Yuba Canal Breach On February 10, 2017, a landslide damaged a section of Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) South Yuba Canal, located on a steep hillside in a remote canyon near Bear Valley in Nevada County. The slide caused […]

NID Board Approves Alderwood Way Waterline Extension Project

February 22, 2017

Contact: Susan Holt (530) 271-6735   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID Board Approves Alderwood Way Waterline Extension Project Grass Valley –Nevada Irrigation District Directors on Wednesday (Feb. 22) authorized funding for the Alderwood Way District Financed Waterline Extension Project. The project will expand treated water service from Lake Vera Purdon Road extending east on Alderwood Way. […]

NID: Notice of Intent to Prepare Draft EIS for Proposed Centennial Reservoir Project

February 10, 2017

Contact: Doug Roderick (530) 271-6866 or:  Susan Holt (530) 271-6735 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NID: Notice of Intent to Prepare Draft EIS for Proposed Centennial Reservoir Project A Notice of Intent to prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Centennial Reservoir Project has been issued today, February 10, 2017. The U.S. Army Corps […]

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