No More Playing Nice – California Water Regulators Will Name, Shame, Fine, Even Ration Water-Wasters
Water districts that don’t take steps to conserve face $10,000-a-day fines if they don’t adopt new water restrictions or change rates as demanded by the state. The excuses cities have given for pitiful conservation, including hot weather and earlier cutbacks, are no longer a free pass.
California is in a serious drought. It’s time to save water if only a gallon at a time. But did you know by giving up one steak dinner, you could take dozens of 10 minute hot showers? Here’s why.
Two million customers from San Francisco’s Water Department are getting a collective pat on the back for reducing water consumption by at least 10 percent this summer.
Palo Alto voters overwhelmingly defeated Measure C, which would have allowed three medical marijuana dispensaries to open in the city.
New safety guidelines have been issued for eating fish caught in San Francisco Bay, the first such update in 17 years.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The city has not given up on discouraging soft drink consumption, although Mayor Gavin Newsom insisted the latest efforts will not ask consumers to pay extra to buy pop. Newsom had […]
CORTE MADERA, Calif. (KCBS) _ Marin water officials are facing a multi-million dollar budget shortfall and part of the problem is that residents aren’t using enough water.