In the face of almost 100 percent opposition, the Madera County Board of Supervisors on Monday took a step toward privatization of the county’s 34 special utility districts that provide water service.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Madera High celebrates Abby Day
Standing room only
The Madera Community Hospital Foundation held its 28th annual fund-raising dinner-dance, Riverboat Rendezvous, Saturday evening at Isla de Vista Farm off Island Drive northeast of Madera.
The second Love Madera event broke records locally as more than 500 people signed up to help and many others who hadn’t registered showed up on Saturday to lend a hand.
The second season of operation for a local butterfly sanctuary launched with about 200 monarch butterflies fluttering in a greenhouse.
A sobriety and drivers license check point screened approximately 360 vehicles on Gateway Drive, and netted two drivers under the influence according to the California Highway Patrol.