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‘Huge milestone’ for Delta tunnels – feds say they won’t push fish over the brink

Federal scientists said Monday, June 26, 2017, that Gov. Jerry Brown’s tunnels won’t kill off endangered fish in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

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Anti-Prop. 53 campaign overplays disaster card in TV ad

Proposition 53, backed by wealthy Stockton-area farmer Dino Cortopassi, would require voter approval before California can issue more than $2 billion of revenue bonds for a single state project. This ad against it misleadingly imagines a worst-case scenario to suggest that the measure could have a broad impact on California infrastructure.

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See where the proposed Delta tunnels would go

The twin tunnels would take water from the Sacramento River and transport it under the Delta. See which islands and rivers they would cross.
Sharon Okada sokada@sacbee.com
See where the proposed Delta tunnels would go 1:54

See where the proposed Delta tunnels would go

The Spirit of Sacramento capsized near Bethel Island 1:47

The Spirit of Sacramento capsized near Bethel Island

Will a plankton bloom help bring Delta smelt back from the brink? 1:13

Will a plankton bloom help bring Delta smelt back from the brink?

Delta tunnels battle heats up 1:24

Delta tunnels battle heats up