(IID General Manager gets a raise)….It was approved unanimously Tuesday.
The amendment to Kevin Kelley’s contract was on the Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors meeting agenda. It was discussed in open session. The Board unanimously agreed Kelley deserved an increased in his base salary. They approved a six percent pay raise, adding $14, 617 to the General Manager’s current contract, increasing his salary to $256,293. They said Kelley has faithfully executed the Board of Directors strategic plan, He has implemented aggressive initiatives to proactively preserve the IID’s water rights and balancing authority for the benefit of ratepayers, and he has served IID as its General Manager since May 17, 2011 without an increase in compensation.