Canal Status Last Updated on 1/31/2023 3:41:28 PM


We have received numerous calls about the barriers on the CID canal. Due to liability reasons, we cannot grant permission to use the Canal maintenance road as a bypass road for public access.   

For questions about the North Canal/Cherry Lane project you need to contact J & H Services at 



On Thursday October 6th CID lost a valuable employee.  Mike Cantrell had been the damtender at Ft Sumner Dam since 2005.  Mike will be greatly missed.

Positions Available


 Maintenance Worker

Applications and Job Descriptions available at the CID office. 

5117 Grandi Rd., Carlsbad, NM


Monday - Thursday

7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Closed Friday