Alta Irrigation District

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Annual Assessments

Attention all Landowners:  Due to circumstances beyond our control, the annual assessment and water surcharge statements were REPRINTED and RE-MAILED to all landowners. We apologize for any confusion this may cause.  If you have any questions, please contact Indira Trevino, Collector at 559-591-0800 Extension 11 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

2016 Annual Assessments

Attention Landowners,

The 2016 Annual Assessments will be mailed by October 30, 2016.  

Payments are DUE Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 5:00 PM*

Office Hours for payments are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday-Friday

Closed during the lunch hour 12:00 -1:00 PM

A Payment Drop Box will be available for payments made after 4:00 PM will be processed the following business day.

Office will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

Friday, November 11, 2016 - Veteran’s Day

Thursday and Friday, November 24 & 25, 2016 - Thanksgiving Holidays

Any questions regarding your bill please contact Indira J. Trevino, Collector, at 559-591-0800 ext. 11 or by emailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

*Cash, Checks or Money Orders only


NEWS RELEASE - Kings River East GSA

On Friday, September 16, 2016, Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 37 (Vidak) into law.

SB 37 authorizes the implementation of the Kings River East Groundwater Sustainability Agency (“GSA”). The GSA will have three years to develop a groundwater sustainability plan for the area east of the Kings River.  The new agency will comprise 177,000 acres and will be effective January 2017.

By legislative authority, the board will be made up of seven voting categories each having one vote.  The seven voting categories are as follows:  Alta Irrigation District, County of Fresno, County of Tulare, Cities, agricultural water districts, drinking water local agencies and production agriculture. 

Contact Person (Chris Kapheim at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 


Water Run 2016 Ends 8/23/2016

Water Run 2016 is scheduled to end August 23, 2016.   

 

 


2016 Water Run

ALTA IRRIGATION DISTRICT

NEWS RELEASE

April 15, 2016

In comparison to the last several water years, this water year is going to be a much better water year. 

 

WATER ALLOCATIONS:  The most recent April through July water forecast (April 12, 2016) for the Kings River shows a probability of 74%.  At this time, Alta plans to start releasing surface water from Pine Flat Dam on Thursday, May 12, 2016; Ditchtenders will start taking water orders starting on the same date.  Water allocations will be based on 3.0 days per 20 acres running 1 cubic feet per second for parcels at 100 percent entitlement. It is anticipated that water run will run from May into August. 

 

WATER TRANSFERS:  Water transfers will be reviewed on an individual basis.  All requests for water transfers should be forwarded to Javier Cavazos at (559-318-0175). 

 

Additional updates can be viewed on the District website at www.altaid.org 

 

News Release Contact:  Chris Kapheim (559) 591-0800, extension 13