As water use plummeted during California’s yearlong conservation orders, many local water agencies found themselves struggling to cover operating costs.
As water use plummeted during California’s yearlong conservation orders, many local water agencies found themselves struggling to cover operating costs. Bigstock
As water use plummeted during California’s yearlong conservation orders, many local water agencies found themselves struggling to cover operating costs. Bigstock

How revenue losses played into decision to relax conservation rules in California

July 15, 2016 06:00 AM

UPDATED July 15, 2016 11:22 AM

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