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12/08/2015 8:22 AM
For the month of November, EID customers reduced their water use by 40 percent compared to November 2013.
12/03/2015 12:26 PM
There are several effective ways to prevent pipes from freezing, including keeping the interior temperature from dropping below 32 degrees and properly insulating the space. Click to find information about how you can prevent frozen and burst pipes.
11/24/2015 12:30 PM
On September 21, 2014, a portion of the Esmeralda tunnel collapsed due to a failure of its timber support structures, completely blocking the tunnel with earth and debris. On October 14, 2014, the EID Board of Directors declared an emergency for repair of the tunnel and awarded a contract for crews to begin mobilizing the following week.
11/23/2015 11:15 AM
An update has been made and posted to the Design and Construction Standards. Please click the link below to view.
11/09/2015 4:00 PM
For the month of October, EID customers reduced their water use by 26 percent compared to October 2013, just falling short of the state-mandated 28 percent reduction target.
11/06/2015 1:00 PM
Please read our latest edition of the customer newsletter. This issue contains information about; water conservation; Fats, Oils & Grease (FOG); a message from the General Manager on "Smart Debt"; how to save on your sewer bill; financial planning for infrastructure replacement, and more.
11/03/2015 11:00 AM
For the month of September, EID customers reduced their water use by 19 percent compared to September 2013, falling short of the state-mandated 28 percent reduction target.
10/19/2015 9:58 AM
In late August, El Dorado Irrigation District installed a temporary emergency floating pump barge in Folsom Lake that will ensure access to drinking water supplies should the reservoir’s water level drop below existing intake levels.
10/09/2015 1:48 PM
For the month of August, EID customers reduced their water use by 30 percent compared to August 2013, exceeding the mandatory reduction of 28 percent yet again.
09/16/2015 8:49 AM
Documents and/or project updates are available on our webpage. Click the link below to view.
09/02/2015 11:00 AM
Please read our latest edition of the customer newsletter. This issue contains information about the need to reinvest in EID's infrastructure, a message from the General Manager, an update about customer conservation progress, a new feature customers can use for online billing, and more.
09/01/2015 11:17 AM
For the month of July, EID customers reduced their water use by 34 percent compared to July 2013. This is the second month in a row EID customers have exceeded state mandated reduction requirements.
08/07/2015 10:23 AM
In an effort to provide additional tools for customers to better understand their household's water usage, all bills will now show gallons and give a "gallons per day" total alongside the standard usage in cubic feet.
08/04/2015 3:32 PM
For the month of June, EID customers reduced their water use by 32 percent compared to June 2013. June is the first month covered under the state’s water-reduction targets.
07/10/2015 10:41 AM
Please read our latest edition of the customer newsletter. This issue contains information about the updated drought restrictions, the addition of gallons to billing statements, a message from the General Manager, a feature on the health of District finances, and more.
06/30/2015 2:06 PM
At their May 26 meeting, the EID Board of Directors approved a change to the summer watering restrictions that will again limit watering to only three days a week from June 1 until September 30.
05/26/2015 4:40 PM
Please read our latest edition of the customer newsletter. This issue contains information about the updated drought restrictions, the 2014 water quality report, a Q&A about the proposed water transfer, a message from the GM, and more.
05/04/2015 3:58 PM
On April 23, 2015, the State Water Resources Control Board (State Board) notified EID that the existing water supply in the San Joaquin River watershed is insufficient to meet the needs of all water rights holders. As a result, the State Board has once again directed EID to immediately curtail its junior (post-1914) water diversions.
04/27/2015 4:50 PM
At a special meeting held on April 1, 2015, the El Dorado Irrigation District (EID) Board of Directors unanimously approved a conditional agreement to transfer surplus water to central California’s Westlands Water District in 2015.
04/01/2015 3:33 PM