NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF TRUCKEE CANAL DURING 2020 IRRIGATION SEASON

June 23, 2020 | Michael Adams

To: All Water Right Holders in the Truckee Division of the Newlands Federal Reclamation Project (Fernley, Hazen, Swingle Bench)

From:  Rusty D. Jardine, Esq., General Manager, Truckee-Carson Irrigation District.

Re: Notice of Temporary Closures of the Truckee Canal During 2020 Irrigation Season

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF TRUCKEE CANAL DURING 2020 IRRIGATION SEASON

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, by Direction of the Board of Directors for the Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, that effective the 3rd day of September, 2020, through the 19th of September, 2020, operation of the Truckee Canal in the 2020 irrigation season will be suspended temporarily and the Canal will be closed.  This temporary closure is intended to facilitate the connection of the horizontal fish screen, now under construction at Derby Dam, with the Canal.  This temporary closure includes the time necessary to allow for a safe reduction in flow, and the latter safe reintroduction of flow –at rates established by rule now governing operation of the Canal. 

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that water right holders should plan for the said temporary closure of the Canal this irrigation season -when placing water orders and requesting water delivery in the month of  September, 2020.

DATED This 22nd day of July, 2022.

TRUCKEE-CARSON IRRIGATION DISTRICT

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