California Governor Jerry Brown says opponents of his Delta water tunnel project should just "shut up." Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler has more on the Governor's speech to local California Water agencies yesterday (Wednesday).
California water regulators last night adopted some of the strictest water conservation rules in the state's history. As Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, the rules passed shortly after officials received a dismal report on statewide water savings goals for March.
California Governor Jerry Brown wants to give local water agencies new authority to fine water wasters during the drought. That's raising some concerns about possible government overreach, as Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.
If you're caught wasting water in California, the most you can be fined right now is 500 dollars. Governor Jerry Brown wants to raise the maximum penalty to 20 times that amount. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler has more on the governor's latest drought response proposal.