MARIN COUNTY (KCBS)— Water conservation efforts are in full force across the Bay Area. Marin County residents are being asked to cut their water usage voluntarily while one Sonoma County town is imposing mandatory reductions.
The Marin Municipal Water District is asking customers in the 10 towns and cities it serves to be turn their attention to water conservation.READ MORE: King Tide Flooding on SF Waterfront Foreshadows Future Climate Change Norm
“2013 was a record dry year for us. Our reservoirs are lower than average and no rain is in the forecast,” said Libby Pischel with the water district. “We need to be careful, so we’re asking our customers to voluntarily reduce their water use by 25 percent.”