Workshop to address all things water

Note: Most newspaper content reprinted here is incomplete and delayed. Want it all? Sooner? You can subscribe to our full print and online editions by calling (559) 674-4207 and get both editions for the price of one!

webmaster | 03/01/14
Author(s): 

Madera County residents will have a chance Tuesday to shape the future of water policy during an informational workshop at the Madera County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Beginning at 10 a.m., staff from several departments — including engineering, planning, and emergency services — will join the board to update attendees on the county’s water status and then discuss potential groundwater management policies and funding ideas to combat the effects of a severe statewide drought.

“It is our hope that this workshop will provide a forum for interested stakeholders to voice concerns, provide input, and help shape the county’s water policies moving forward,” board chairman Tom Wheeler said.

The workshop will come just days after the City of Madera enacted tighter water-use restrictions on its residents...

 

comments powered by Disqus