Education & Safety

The importance of safety near canals and around electricity cannot be overstated. The links below will prove helpful for people looking to gather tips to improve their own safety and the safety of others.

Similarly, TID has a rich history dating back to its formation in 1887 as the first irrigation district in California. It’s a history that speaks volumes about innovation and providing safe, reliable and affordable water and power to its customer-owners.

TID Documentary Film

TID produced the documentary, The Irrigationist: The Story of the Turlock Irrigation District, which will serve as an educational tool to inform people about TID's abundant history.

Electrical Safety Tips

Learn how to stay safe around electricity, indoors and out.

Water Safety

We want to ensure that our community is aware of the dangers and take the necessary steps to be safe around water.

Power Plant Video

How does a gas-fired power plant work? What's the difference between a base load plant and a peaking plant? How does this relate to renewable energy? View an educational video about TID's newest generation facility, Almond 2 Power Plant.

Pool Pass Program

TID partners each summer with the region's community pools to help provide children and teens a safe place to swim and cool off.

Resources for Educators

TID has resources available for teachers looking to educate students regarding the many facets of water and power.