https://www.waternewsnetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/water-news-network.png 0 0 Athena Jreij https://www.waternewsnetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/water-news-network.png Athena Jreij2023-04-10 10:21:312023-04-10 10:25:50IID Awarded $9.5 Million in Federal Funds for Upstream Reservoir Storage Project
IID Awarded $9.5 Million in Federal Funds for Upstream Reservoir Storage Project
The U.S. Department of the Interior notified the Imperial Irrigation District Friday, April 6, that the District has been awarded $9.5 million in grant funding for fiscal year 2023 for its Upstream Reservoir Storage Project, according to a recent IID press release.
The District will use the federal funds for the new operational storage reservoir which will be located upstream of IID’s water delivery system near the All-American and East Highline Canals, according to the release. Its primary purpose is to maximize IID’s water management efficiency within the Imperial Valley.