< Back to All News

NID Enacts Mandatory Restrictions

For the first time since the drought began, the Nevada Irrigation District is using a term they haven’t before–mandatory water restrictions…

Listen to Chip Close 1

N-I-D Water Operations Manager Chip Close says this is because of Governor Brown’s announcement last week…

Listen to Chip Close 2

That means N-I-D is asking their customers to limit their watering to three days per week. Violations of the water conservation rules are subject to a 500-dollar fine. The District passed those resolutions at their board meeting this morning (Wednesday). They also provided the latest water numbers, with storage still the ace in the hole…

Listen to Chip Close 3

Close says the April snow survey will be taken next week, and could show the lowest snowpack numbers ever recorded.

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