|Mailing Address:||PO Box 84
Dunnigan CA 95937
|Office Hours:||9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday
|||Primary Contact:|| Bill Vanderwaal (Manager)
Anne Zwald (Office Admin)
|Legal Counsel:||Rebecca Smith, Attorney
Downey & Brand Law Offices
|Mission Statement:||DUNNIGAN WATER DISTRICT IS DEDICATED TO RESPONSIBLY PROVIDE RELIABLE AND ECONOMICAL WATER OF GOOD QUALITY NOW AND INTO THE FUTURE.|
|History:||The Dunnigan Water District was formed in 1956 to provide a means of bringing Central Valley Project water from the Tehama Colusa Canal into the Dunnigan area. The District provides non-potable water for irrigation purposes through a gravity-fed system. Its service area encompasses approximately 10,000 acres.|
|Services:||The Dunnigan Water District (District) provides irrigation water and some landscaping water to its Dunnigan customers. The District maintains its 26 miles of underground pipe line and delivery outlets at property owners and the canal turnouts. The District’s water source comes from Shasta Dam at the Red Bluff Diversion. The District has a service contract with the Department of Interior for 19,000 acre-feet. The District receives an annual notification water allocation based on Shasta Dam levels and environmental requirements.|
|Service Area:||The Dunnigan Water District is in Yolo County, California, surrounding the town of Dunnigan, and extending along both side of the U. S. Highway 99 W and Interstate 5 and about 15 miles north of Woodland. Its northern border starts at County Line Road and extends south to Road 9. The west boundary lies in the west foothills of the Tehama Colusa Canal and reaches east to Road 95B.|
|District Map:||Dunnigan Water District Map|
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|Records:||DWD Public Records Request|
|Revenues and Repayment:|
|Note:||Monthly Meeting, Contract Opportunities and Annual Financial Info for Dunnigan Water District (DWD) can be found under the respective tabs on the Homepage.|
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
|Blair Voelz, President||2016-2019||Appointed||12||Blair Voelz farms in the water district has served on several county board such NRCS.|
|Cynthia Peterson, Vice President||2016-2019||Appointed||12||Cynthia Peterson was district manager for 24 years and resides in Arbuckle.|
|Jake Spooner, Director||2017-2019||Appointed||2||Jake Spooner farms in the water district raising almonds and resides in Arbuckle.|
|David Schaad, Director||2018-2022||Appointed||1||David Schaad is landowner in the District and his family farmed in the area for four generations.|
Each board member serves a 4-year term. Board members may be contacted at the District office at 530-724-3271.
NOTICE OF VACANCY
DUNNIGAN WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Notice is hereby given that one vacancy exists for the office of Director on the Board of Directors of Dunnigan Water District.
The remaining members of the Board of Directors will fill the vacancy by appointment, in accordance with California Government Code Section 1780 and Water Code Section 34707.5 at a meeting of the Board of Directors at its regular meeting place at 3817 1st Street, Dunnigan, CA on July 10, 2019. The candidate appointed to this position will serve until December 6, 2019.
Candidates for the position of Director shall be either a landowner within the District; the legal representative of a landowner within the District; or a representative designated by a holder of title to land within the District, if that holder has filed written evidence of the designation with the District.
Qualified applicants should file a letter of interest with the District. Letters of interest may be delivered via U.S. Mail to PO Box 84, Dunnigan CA 95937; via email to firstname.lastname@example.org; or in person to the District Office. Letters of interest must be received by the District prior to 5pm on July 9, 2019.
Notice of Vacancy: To be posted in 3 places in the District at least 15 days before a candidate is appointed.
Government Code § 1780(d)(1).