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The Board Meetings for the Hermiston Irrigation District for 2020 have been changed to 4:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month. They were previously held on the third Thursday of the month.
Our office will be closed November 27 – 29 (Wednesday – Friday) in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
This is the last full week of irrigation season.We will start ramping down, closing gates, and opening drains early next week.
Hermiston Irrigation District is accepting applications for maintenance crew workers. We need seasonal workers to help with winter maintenance projects. This would be a seasonal position through the end of the year. There is a possibility of a full-time position … Continue reading
There is still 6,000 acre feet of water left in Cold Springs Reservoir. However, demand has dropped and we are only sending 85 cfs down the A-Line Canal to feed the entire system. There is excess water in the ponds … Continue reading
We’ve been getting a number of calls about when water season will end. We estimate mid to late October. Weather and demand tend to dictate when we end the season.
The R Line has been turned down to make sure that no water flows to the end. There was a culvert that needed to be replaced under Bensel Rd. Crews are at the site finishing up the project and we … Continue reading
The Minnehaha Pump Station is down temporarily. The main circuit board has gone out and a new one is on its way. We will have it installed and turned back on as soon as possible.
The District intends to treat the A Line and Maxwell Canal with Nautique, a Copper product, on July 16 & 17th , 2019. If you have any questions, please contact your Ditch Rider or the District office.