California Water Company Declares Water Supply Alert, Asks Residents To Cut Water Usage By 20 Percent
Southern California’s largest supplier of water, the Metropolitan Water District, which provides water for 19 million people, declared a “Water Supply Alert” Tuesday in light of California’s historic drought.
Gov. Jerry Brown will declare a state drought emergency Friday morning.
Gov. Jerry Brown is convening a task force to help determine whether a statewide drought declaration is warranted.