News Releases


Current IID News

Following are recent news items from IID. For additional news items through 2010, click on the archive link below. For all others, please contact IID's records management section.  

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Archived News
  • IID Board and Dippy Duck present 2019 summer activity grants

    IID water safety mascot Dippy Duck and the IID Board of Directors presented $16,000 in summer activity grants to eight Imperial Valley communities as part of the district’s water safety campaign during the board’s June 18 meeting.


  • IID welcomes new Energy Department manager

    IID, the third largest public power provider in California, announces the hiring of Marilyn del Bosque Gilbert as the district’s Energy Department manager. Her first day on the job was May 13.


  • IID acts to advance Salton Sea restoration projects

    The IID Board of Directors, Tuesday, approved an agreement with the state of California that paves the way for restoration projects identified in the state’s 10-year Salton Sea Management Program to move forward.


  • IID Board declares May “Water Safety Month”

    With desert temperatures on the rise and the need to remind the public that the safest way to avoid drowning in canals and drains is to stay away from them, the Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors has declared May to be Water Safety Month.