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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.

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