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No, the costs of overhauling California's water system should be paid for by wealthy farmers and agricultural business
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Protect northern CA water, expand northern ca reserviours, make tighter all year conservation and make southern ca pay for their own saline conversion plant. They choose to live in a desert, expand in a desert they need to pay for it. Environment is #1. 9 years ago from a Democrat in Victor, CA
I am not sure. I live in California; it needs a LOT of things during this Recession. I would like clean water but is it MORE important than Jobs or housing or medical??? I don't know. 9 years ago from a Green in Modesto, CA
Possibly, if it included stronger permanent year round water restrictions regardless of drought conditions and included the release of Hetch-Hetchy reservoir and restoration to its natural state. 9 years ago from a Democrat in Mammoth Lakes, CA
I just don't know. The Delta has been in critical condition for over a decade. I'm not sure if this is enough...or even the most appropriate solution. 9 years ago from a Democrat in Oakland, CA
No, the costs should be covered by water use fees, and removal of low water rates for farmers. 9 years ago from a Libertarian in La Jolla, CA
CA bureaucrats should never be given access to more borrowed money for them to regulate right out of existence and left with nothing but an additional $25B Debt. 9 years ago from a Republican in Compton, CA
Overhaul system but do not borrow to do it, pay for it out current budget. 9 years ago from a Republican in Modesto, CA
The State's water system should be overhauled, but the funds should come from spending cuts. 9 years ago from a Republican in Foresthill, CA
Let's consider saving the $11.1B first, then fix the water system. It doubles the effectiveness of the tax dollars. 9 years ago from a Democrat in Toluca Lake, CA
Not if it is used to fund those tunnels in the delta area, but yes if it makes the current system more efficient and provides for more capture of runoff. 9 years ago from a Democrat in Lake Arrowhead, CA
YES. This is a critical issue that most people don't know about. We are one earthquake away from being disconnected from our current water distribution system. We also need more efficiency for delivery, collection, recycling treatment plants and... 9 years ago from a Green in Reseda, CA