KID Prepares for a Low-Water Year

Monday afternoon the United States Bureau of Reclamation released the final forecast for total water supply available to irrigation districts in the Yakima Basin. As a water right holder, with pro-ratable right, K.I.D. will receive an estimated 73%of its total allotted amount of water for the 2015 irrigation season. During drought years, K.I.D. operation costs […]

Preparation for a Low-Water Year

Currently, snowpack levels are well below 50% of average and this means it will very likely be a low-water year. K.I.D. water resources depend heavily on snowpack in the mountains: slow melt sustains water supplies throughout the summer, in the Yakima Basin. It has been unusually warm and wet down here in the desert this past […]

Meier Architecture to Purchase Downtown KID Administrative Building

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 the KID Board of Directors approved the sale of the downtown KID administrative building located in Kennewick, to Meier Architecture • Engineering (Meier), a local architecture and engineering firm currently located in Kennewick, Washington.  KID is excited about the sale to Meier, a local business who will bring more than 50 […]