The mission of Anderson-Cottonwood Irrigation District is to utilize and protect its historic right to water, and to operate and improve the works essential for dependable conveyance of such water to its users.
Fish Viewing Facility at Caldwell Park
The District continues to seek ways to improve its service and viability through strong leadership, communication, system improvements and capital replacement projects.
2016 Water Supply and Operations: On April 2 the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced that allocations from the Central Valley Project for north-of-delta contractors, including ACID, will be 100%. ACID has completed installation of its diversion dam in the Sacramento River and will begin filling the canal system on April 7 with deliveries to growers expected to begin approximately Monday, April 11. Deliveries to the Churn Creek Bottom using the South Bonnyview pumping plant will also begin on April 11.
Retirement of General Manager: On March 10, 2016 General Manager Stan Wangberg announced his pending retirement to the ACID Board of Directors effective November 1, and recruitment for a new GM has begun. A job description may be viewed here, and full recruitment and application information may be viewed here.
Board of Directors: The current Board is a group of dedicated elected officials who bring a wide range of experience and abilities to the table. The Board is dedicated to the viability and longevity of the District and its continued contributions to the community. Learn more about these Directors and the Divisions that they represent.
Communications: Anderson-Cottonwood Irrigation District is committed to improving communications and expanding the availability of information to its customers and stakeholders. The use of digital technology, including this website and a database of email addresses, are key elements of this effort. We are hoping to produce a quarterly newsletter in the future but have yet to start publication. Please sign up here for email announcements and the newsletter, when available.
The Year in Review: In a report to the Board of Directors on December 17, 2015, General Manager Wangberg provided a summary of staff activities and accomplishments for 2015, and District and management goals for 2016. To view the summary, please click here.
To view the full suite of guidance, policy, safety, and contract documents, click on the Library tab.
2016 Application for Water Click here for application.