The planning committee for the Metropolitan Water District has approved a 15 percent reduction in water deliveries to agencies across Southern California.
Despite California’s escalating drought, one local city isn’t having to rely on outside sources for its water supply.
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer announced this week that his city would be deploying water cops and offering money to rip up lawns in an effort to save water during an escalating drought.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti introduced “the Drop,” a cartoon character to remind Angelenos to save water and take advantage of the city’s rebate program amid the extreme drought that is gripping the state.
As the state, ever drought-weary, continues to crack down on water-abusing communities, a neighborhood in Orange County has been exposed as having used more water per person and per home than any other community in either Los Angeles or Orange counties.
California is done with gentle nudges and polite reminders to deal with its devastating drought.
Arcadia has introduced new water restrictions amid California’s ongoing drought and plans to have those restrictions take effect mid-May.
When you’re in a drought a rainy day is a good day, and Tuesday was a perfect day for residents who use rain barrels to collect water.
California’s water board said Tuesday that residents saved less water in February than in any other month since it began tracking conservation efforts last summer.
Water authorities are using a new tool in a major effort to crack down on people and businesses wasting water, in light of new water restrictions issued by Governor Jerry Brown to fight the drought.
Last week, Gov. Jerry Brown stood in dry brown grass at a site normally covered in snow this time of year and declared the drought conditions gripping the state at its worst point in decades.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday defended his order requiring Californians statewide to cut back on their water use in a historic mandate that spares those who consume the most — farmers.
Gov. Jerry Brown called on cities this week to cut water consumption by 25 percent to combat the severe drought plaguing the state.
A Brentwood homeowner is facing California’s historic drought head-on by harvesting rainwater and utilizing the condensation from air conditioning units.
Governor Jerry Brown’s mandatory statewide water restrictions, announced Wednesday amidst escalated effects of the state’s historic drought, mean big changes for the residents of California.