eid

El Dorado Irrigation District opts not to impose drought fees

After consideration, directors of the El Dorado Irrigation District decided at its March 24 meeting not to impose a drought surcharge as part of the Stage 2 Water Warning they impl ...

El Dorado Irrigation District seeks 30-percent water use cut

The soaking weekend storms which dumped heavy amounts of rain and snow on El Dorado County last weekend were a welcome relief for an area hit with the worst drought in its history ...

El Dorado Irrigation District better poised for drought than other water agencies

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - Some Northern California cities and counties responded to one of the driest years ever recorded in the state even before last week’s official emergency ...

Critic eyes El Dorado Irrigation District's money saving claims

An amendment to the El Dorado Irrigation District’s labor contract with its employee association will reportedly save the district $3.1 million over the next five years, but ...

EID board member speaks out on employee agreement

At the end of February, the EID (El Dorado Irrigation District) Board on a 4-1 vote, I voted against it, put in place a new agreement with the employees association. It is being to ...

EID inks new deal with workers

El Dorado Irrigation District board of directors approved a four-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the district’s employee association on March 29. Provisions in the ...

EID cuts $1.3 million in jobs

El Dorado Irrigation District general manager Jim Abercrombie recently announced a savings of $1.3 million in the revised 2010 budget as directed by the district’s board of direc ...

El Dorado Irrigation District floats new water plan

The El Dorado Irrigation District has come up with a “plan B” rate increase. Hundreds of angered residents have turned out for public meetings to voice their concerns over EID ...

Water hearing expands

To better accommodate the expected flood of residents, El Dorado Irrigation District has secured a larger meeting place for the Feb. 4 public hearing on the district’s proposed r ...