November 13, 2017 – The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has scheduled a special Board of Directors meeting to discuss concerns and alternatives regarding the Scotts Flat Spillway gate at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 17.
NID staff members met on Wednesday, Nov. 8 and have identified an immediate alternative plan to keep the gate open until a permanent solution is reached with community involvement. The Board will discuss and consider an action on a Scotts Flat gate plan at the special Friday meeting.
Also, on Tuesday, Nov. 14, staff will update the Water & Hydroelectric Operations Committee (WHO) on an alternative plan to the Scotts Flat Spillway gate closure, taking into consideration NID’s regulatory and health and safety concerns.
Continuing forward, NID will work with community members in a long-term, permanent solution.