Welcome to the homepage of the South San Joaquin Irrigation District!
In 1909, the District was established to provide a reliable and economical source of irrigation water for the agricultural areas surrounding Escalon, Ripon, and Manteca. Since then, we have expanded into providing domestic water service to South San Joaquin County and are presently moving toward providing electric service as well.
For a map of the District, click the image below.
2011 Annual Revenue is budgeted at $32,309,426. Operating Expenses and Capital Improvements Budget for 2010 is $40,359,436. The District covers approximately 72,000 acres.
An elected Board of Directors is responsible for managing and conducting the business and affairs of the District. The current board members are:
The Board of Directors meet twice a month, on the second and fourth Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m.
Operation of the District is overseen by the General Manager, Jeffrey K. Shields. The District has 88 full time employees.