Proposed Orange County Desalination Plant Gets Support And Criticism

May 15, 2017

The proposed desalination facility would be located here along Huntington Beach.
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The construction of a new desalination plant -- to turn seawater into drinking water -- in Huntington Beach in Orange County is drawing support from prominent Democratic elected officials.  But the prospect of the plant being built near the water in Huntington Beach is being criticized by environmental groups.  KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.