Robert Forbes, who lives in Meadow Valley, outside of Quincy, stands in Meadow Valley Creek, which supplies water to his customers near his farm. The Forbes family runs a water utility for just 12 customers.
Robert Forbes, who lives in Meadow Valley, outside of Quincy, stands in Meadow Valley Creek, which supplies water to his customers near his farm. The Forbes family runs a water utility for just 12 customers. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Robert Forbes, who lives in Meadow Valley, outside of Quincy, stands in Meadow Valley Creek, which supplies water to his customers near his farm. The Forbes family runs a water utility for just 12 customers. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com

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