Record water year propels Kings River area toward groundwater sustainability

Record water year propels Kings River area toward groundwater sustainability Project investments pay off as Kings Subbasin recharges 500,000 acre-feet back into the aquifer during historic 2023 Kings River water year Following a multi-year drought, the Kings River ended the 2023 water year (October 2022 – September 2023) with a record-shattering 4.5 million acre-feet of […]

2023 Water Run Notice

General Information about the 2023 Water Run Dinuba – At a special board meeting on May 3rd, the Alta Irrigation District Board of Directors acted to initiate charging for water deliveries and authorized the General Manager to adjust entitlement and irrigation schedules, as needed, to protect the integrity of infrastructure, and to adapt to changing […]

2023 Board Meeting Dates

The 2023 Board meeting calendar was adopted by the Board of Directors on December 08, 2022. 2023 Board meeting dates are as follows: January 12, 2023 February 9, 2023 March 9, 2023 April 13, 2023 May 19, 2023 June 8, 2023 July 13, 2023 August 10, 2023 September 14, 2023 October 12, 2023 November 9, […]

2023 Flood Damage

Uncontrolled Runoff from Eastside Foothills Overwhelms Alta Irrigation District’s Ditches Dinuba, CA – Record rainfall on the Valley floor and in the foothills east of Alta Irrigation District (“District”) this year generated uncontrolled runoff that overwhelmed local waterways and ditches. Between State Route 180 and Avenue 384 there are at least thirteen creeks that drain […]

End of Water Run Means the Beginning of the Maintenance Season

End of Water Run Means the Beginning of Maintenance Season July 27, 2022 Dinuba, CA – Although the state of California is in the midst of another drought, Alta Irrigation District (Alta) and other members of the Kings River Water Association are better equipped to navigate these conditions with a local water supply. Water users […]