PUBLISHED ARTICLES & NEWSLETTERS
East Columbia Basin Irrigation District (ECBID) Secretary-Manager Craig Simpson spoke as an invited panelist at the Western Association of State Departments of Agriculture (WASDA) annual conference.
At the June 1, 2022 Board of Directors meeting, the Board unanimously voted to indefinitely table the motion for consideration to change the use of grant funds which would impact the normalized-cost program.
The District and the Columbia Basin Irrigation Council, representing the District’s bargaining unit employees, have continued to work toward a mutually-acceptable successor Collective Bargaining Agreement.
The East Columbia Basin Irrigation District is hosting a public meeting on May 23, 2022 from 10:00-3:00 at the Moses Lake City Council Chambers. The address is 401 S Balsam Street, Moses Lake, WA 98837.
Othello, WA.- The East Columbia Basin Irrigation District (ECBID) has announced that negotiations with
the Columbia Basin Irrigation Council stalled when union representatives rejected the most recent
Othello, WA. – Regional partners have announced that the Odessa Groundwater Replacement Program (OGWRP) has been approved and funded for watershed planning
through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) and the Watershed Protection and
Flood Prevention Act (PL-566).