< Back to All News

Nevada Irrigation District Gets $1.7 Million Grant

The Nevada Irrigation District will be getting over a million dollars from the state in grant money. The California Department of Water Resources gives out the grants statewide under Proposition 84, which voters passed in 2006. N-I-D General Manager Rem Scherzinger says water agencies throughout the Sierra picked up about 6.18 million…

Listen to Rem Scherzinger 1

Scherzinger says N-I-D has done very well in getting state grant money, and will use the funds for infrastructure improvement…

Listen to Rem Scherzinger 2

The Placer County Water Agency got about four million dollars. Scherzinger says the Prop 84 funds will dry up now that voters passed the water bond known as Proposition 1, but that seven-and-a-half-billion dollar bond will also provide grants to agencies such as N-I-D.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment

*

*

* captcha