After the bacteria was discovered in the water, all of the town’s restaurants had to be shut down and residents were given boil notices.
Voters in Rainbow and Fallbrook will decide whether to split from the water authority and join the Eastern Municipal Water District in Riverside.
OCPA already provides power to the cities of Fullerton, Buena Park, Irvine and Huntington Beach. It wasn’t set to begin servicing the county until next year. It remains to be seen whether the cities that contract with OCPA will nix their contracts too.
This is why we can't have nice things.
California will receive about $45.5 billion from the package, the largest share of any state.
SANDAG Mulls Per-Mile Tax for Drivers
Brittany M. 11/02/2021 - 5:47 AM
Drivers in San Diego County could be charged a set price for each mile they drive under a controversial plan being considered by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG).
More than half of the investment — $884 million — will come from SB 1 funds.
“This is a game changer,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said during a news conference. “We are very, very enthusiastic.”
The diversification of energy sources has received heightened attention as policymakers continue to explore ways to improve air quality and reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions.
The new financing authority will fund infrastructure improvements and attract developers in the Old Town and TOD Packing Housing District regions.