BANTA CARBONA IRRIGATION DISTRICT
Address 3514 W. Lehman Rd., Tracy, CA 95304
Phone: (209) 835-4670
Contact: Margaret G. Howe
Banta Carbona Irrigation District provides irrigation water to approximately 17,000 acres to an area located southeast of Tracy and westerly of the San Joaquin River. The District’s water rights include pre-1914 water rights for 30,000 acre feet from the San Joaquin River and a 25-year contract with the US Bureau of Reclamation for 20,000 acre feet expiring in 2030. Groundwater is not used for district supplies except in the drier years.
DESCRIPTION OF DISTRICT:
1. Formed in 1921.
2. Enabling Act: California Irrigation District Act of 1917.
3. Governing Body: Board of Directors elected by registered voters residing within the Division for four-year terms and must reside and own land within their division
4. No. on Governing Body: 5
5. Meeting Schedule: First Wednesday of each month after the 10th of the month at 3514 W. Lehman Rd, Tracy.
6. Financial Report: www.sjgov.org/department/aud