A struggle to water the lawn comes to Santa Clara County as the drought worsens?

A struggle to water the lawn comes to Santa Clara County as the drought worsens?

Santa Clara County’s largest water agency, concerned about a drop in water supplies this summer and the public’s failure to reach conservation goals, is making progress with plans to ask the county’s 2 million residents to water landscaping no more than two days a week, down from the city. Three current days. Last June, the … Read more

San Jose City Council voted against the Water District move to extend priesthood restrictions, calling it misleading

San Jose City Council voted against the Water District move to extend priesthood restrictions, calling it misleading

In an unusual move, the San Jose City Council voted to formally oppose a move at the June polls in Santa Clara County that would extend the term of office for board members of the area’s largest water supplier, the Santa Clara Valley Water District. In a 7-3 vote late Tuesday, the council made a … Read more

A $ 545 million groundbreaking project to improve flood protection along the San Francisco Bay South coastline

A $ 545 million groundbreaking project to improve flood protection along the San Francisco Bay South coastline

San Francisco Bay is world-famous for its Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and many of the tech companies ringing at its ends. But more and more, scientists and political leaders are realizing that the bay is more of a scenic marvel: it also poses an increasingly serious threat to millions of residents and hundreds of billions … Read more

A $ 545 million groundbreaking project to improve flood protection along the San Francisco Bay South coastline

A $ 545 million groundbreaking project to improve flood protection along the San Francisco Bay South coastline

San Francisco Bay is world-famous for its Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and many of the tech companies ringing at its ends. But more and more, scientists and political leaders are realizing that the bay is more of a scenic marvel: it also poses an increasingly serious threat to millions of residents and hundreds of billions … Read more