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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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We need a scientific study of how to best manage our water shortage challenge. Local sustainability must be a criteria for any new development. It makes no sense to continue building in arid areas already facing a water delimna. 6 years ago from a Republican in San Martin, CA
State should make a concerted effort to educate all citizens in ways to use less water or do without as possible, - there is a great need for true understanding of what is happening world wide with growing populations, changing weather patterns and... 6 years ago from a Democrat in Spreckels, CA
Recent research has discovered enormous freshwater aquifers under the ocean floor off the continental shelf of nearly every state including California.
California should be at the forefront of developing these aquifers. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Santa Fe Springs, CA
We should take care of the water problem before we spend more money on a train. 6 years ago from a Republican in Piedmont, CA
This overhaul is necessary. But should be paid for from a variety of sources, weighted toward the source impact on the water system and its current failings. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Coyote, 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. 6 years ago from a Republican in Compton, CA
I don't think anyone can really answer to the state of our water system unless they work there. They have some of the highest paid employees I know of in the public sector. 6 years ago from a Republican in Vista, CA
Unfortunately the last water bond money has been largely wasted on perks like artwork. I have little confidence in the honesty of those spending the bond money to actually fix our water system. Wish I had an answer. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Pasadena, CA
80% of our water goes to Agriculture and should be examined here for excessive waste. 6 years ago from a Republican in Tustin, CA
No. My water bills have already doubled to pay for overhaul. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Coyote, CA
Yes, but only if attached to ambitious water conservation efforts. 6 years ago from a Democrat in San Leandro, CA
We desperately need water in the San Joaquin Valley. We're an agricultural community. We are the bread basket for the nation. We need water to grow the crops, to feed the rest of the country. 6 years ago from a Republican in Goshen, CA
No, borrow less money for an extended period of time to gradually change the state's water system OR don't borrow any money and focus our tax dollars on water system change. 6 years ago from a Libertarian in Coronado, CA
Yes, but only after a scientific approach that maximizes use and not a political decision is approved. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Pasadena, CA
As long as they don't build the tunnels, yes. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Piedmont, CA
Only if it doesn't increase what we owe in the long term. 6 years ago from a Republican in Harbor City, CA
Only if it is allowed to be paid off earlier when there is a budget surplus. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Coronado, CA
Yes but much like the federal govt there is no accountability in the CA legislature so when the money doesn't go where it is supposed to, and it won't, then the price will go up and we Californians will pay more, and more. 6 years ago from a Republican in Cotati, CA
We've over borrowed. We need to change the tax base with income and sales tax. Reduce bot, , bring business back to the state which will provide the necessary funds for us to do a lot of thing we need. 6 years ago from a Republican in Pasadena, 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... 6 years ago from a Green in Reseda, CA
Make Southern CA pay for water taken from Northern and Central CA. 6 years ago from a Socialist in Stockton, CA