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Please join the Modesto Chamber, the Stanislaus Farm Bureau, and the Stanislaus Business Alliance as we head to the State Capital on Monday, April 27th to make our voices heard. Our entire Valley economy depends on a sustainable and predictable water supply. Please get engaged and join our combined efforts to protect our water. Email Water@ModChamber.org for additional questions on how you can voice your support for new water storage.

RSVP to Stanislaus County Farm Bureau, (209) 522-7278

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YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN

farmers, businesses, water advocates, legislators, and concerned
Californians to make the case for increasing water supply by expediting the
storage projects passed by voters in the Prop. 1 Water Bond last Fall.

Voice your support for Assembly Bill 311 (Gallagher and Olsen).

FREE BUS TRANSPORTATION will be available to transport
supporters to and from Sacramento.

BUS PICKUP LOCATION
Modesto Irrigation District
1231 11th Street, Modesto, CA 95354
Busses will arrive at 9:00 a.m. and depart at 9:10 a.m.
Parking available at Cross Point Church.

RSVP to Stanislaus County Farm Bureau, (209) 522-7278

STANISLAUS & MERCED COUNTY RESIDENTS: At 1:30 p.m., attend the Assembly Natural Resources Committee in Rm.447 of the Capitol to show support for AB 311 and to protect our water and local economy by testifying in favor of AB 1242 (Gray). Talking points will be provided.

Urge the Legislature to act using the hashtag #AB311WaterStorageNow.
Questions?? Contact Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen’s office at (209) 576-6425 

 

California State Capitol

California State Capitol


Central Valley Water Issues

What’s Prohibited for Everyone?
>> Using potable water to wash sidewalks & driveways
>> Runoff when irrigating with potable water
>> Using hoses with no shutoff nozzles to wash cars
>> Using potable water in decorative water features that do not recirculate the water
>> Using outdoor irrigation during and 48 hours following measurable precipitation

What’s Required for Business?
>> Restaurants and other food service establishments can only serve water to customers on request
>> Hotels and Motels must provide guests with the option of not having towels and linens laundered daily

What Water Suppliers Must Do?
>> Impose restrictions on outdoor irrigation
>> Notify customers about leaks that are within the customer’s control
>> Report on water use monthly
>> Report on compliance and enforcement

 

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