NRS 543.450
Surveys

  • acquisition of land and water
  • agreements
  • cooperation with governmental agencies and public and private corporations.

The board may:

1.

Enter upon any land to make surveys and locate the necessary improvements and the lines for channels, conduits, canals, pipelines, basins for retention or detention of water, roadways and other rights-of-way.

2.

Acquire, by purchase, lease, contract, condemnation or other legal means, all lands and water and water rights and other property necessary or convenient for the construction, use, supply, maintenance, repair and improvement of those works, including works constructed or being constructed by private owners, lands for basins for retention or detention of water, and all necessary appurtenances.

3.

Enter into agreements with and do any acts necessary or proper for the performance of any agreements with the United States, or any state, county, district of any kind, public or private corporation, association, firm or other person for the joint acquisition, construction, leasing, ownership, disposition, use, management, maintenance or repair or operation of any rights, works or other property of any kind which might be lawfully acquired or owned by the district.

4.

Acquire the right to retain or detain water in any basin, or carry water through any canal, ditch or conduit not owned or controlled by the district.

5.

Grant to any owner or lessee the right to use any facility of the district.

6.

Enter into and do any act necessary or proper for the performance of any agreement of the district of any kind with a person or a governmental organization, or the transfer or delivery of any water, water right or water supply stored, appropriated or otherwise acquired or stored for the use of the district, or for the purpose of exchanging it for any other water, water rights or water supply to be delivered to the district.

7.

Cooperate with and act in conjunction with the State of Nevada, or any of its engineers, officers, boards, commissions, departments or agencies, or with the United States Government or any of its engineers, officers, boards, commissions, departments or agencies, or with any public or private corporation in the construction of any work for the controlling of floodwaters of the district, or for the protection of life or property therein, or for the purpose of conserving those waters for beneficial use within the district, or for any other acts or purposes provided for in this section and to adopt and carry out any definite plan or system of work for that purpose.

Source: Section 543.450 — Surveys; acquisition of land and water; agreements; cooperation with governmental agencies and public and private corporations., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-543.­html#NRS543Sec450.

543.320
Board of county commissioners or regional transportation commission constitutes board of directors.
543.330
District officers: Designation and selection
543.340
Meetings
543.355
Citizens’ advisory committee: Creation
543.360
Acquisition, construction and operation of projects and improvements
543.362
Project may consist of any interest in property.
543.365
Aesthetic enhancement of projects.
543.368
Location of improvement along or across public road or highway.
543.370
Perpetual existence of board.
543.380
Corporate seal.
543.390
Suits, actions and proceedings.
543.400
Acquisition, improvement and disposal of property.
543.410
Storage and reclamation of floodwater
543.420
Eminent domain.
543.430
Acquired water to be used only in replenishing water basin.
543.440
Use of property taken by eminent domain declared public use
543.450
Surveys
543.460
Investigations, studies and research
543.470
Operation, maintenance and repair of improvements.
543.480
Contracts
543.490
Borrowing money
543.500
Acquisition and disposal of and encumbrances on property.
543.510
Appointment and powers of chief engineer and general manager
543.520
Bylaws.
543.530
Implied powers.
543.540
Agreements concerning projects for control of floods.
543.545
Exemption from requirements of public bidding for construction of certain flood control facilities
543.547
Compliance with master plan required for construction of flood control facility by local government
543.550
Rights-of-way across public lands granted to districts.
543.560
Acquisition of right to flood or interfere with property
543.570
Connection with storm water drain or flood control facility: Application
543.580
Chief engineer and general manager: Investigations, reports and estimates
543.590
Survey and report of problems
543.595
Adoption of uniform regulations
543.596
Further review of master plan at 5-year intervals.
543.597
Change of facility on or amendment of master plan
543.5955
Annual review of master plan
543.5965
More frequent review of master plan authorized
543.5975
Amendment of master plan for expenditure or provision of money to protect public or private property from flooding.
Last Updated

Feb. 5, 2021

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