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Schools in Arvin, Lamont get water filters

  By BakersfieldNow.com StaffKBAK/KBFX – BaskersfieldNow.com https://www.bakersfieldnow.com/news/local/Schools-in-Arvin-Lamont-get-water-filters-231018951.html (11/07/2013) ARVIN, Calif. — A coalition addressed water contamination in some south Kern County schools. Water filters were installed at cooking areas and...

Safer water for schools in Arvin and Lamont

  KGET-TV – KernGoldenEmpire.com https://www.kerngoldenempire.com/news/local/story/safer-water-for-schools-in-arvin-and-lamont/d/news/local/story/3FPLVPJ9DUeCUcwM2GHwaw (11/07/2013) KERN COUNTY, CA – Access to clean water is a major concern in central California, where more than 100 communities in the valley don’t...

Press Release: Schools with arsenic contamination soon to have safe drinking water

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Schools with arsenic contamination soon to have safe drinking waterCommunity-driven effort partners with many groups to install water filters in schools (11/06/2013) KERN COUNTY, CA – Five...

State OKs new water rules for farmers

  By Mark GrossiThe Fresno Bee https://www.fresnobee.com/2013/09/19/3507274/state-oks-new-water-rules-for.html (09/19/2013) State water regulators approved landmark groundwater rules Thursday for 850,000 acres of farmland across Fresno, Tulare, Kings and Kern counties. About 7,200...

Water unaffordable to some in San Joaquin Valley

  By Associated PressKBAK/KBFX – BakersfieldNow.com https://www.bakersfieldnow.com/news/local/Water-unaffordable-to-some-in-San-Joaquin-Valley-223948631.html (09/16/2013) FRESNO, Calif. — People living in poverty in California’s rural San Joaquin Valley pay more than 2 percent of their income for...

Often-tainted tap water unaffordable to many in rural San Joaquin Valley

  By Mark GrossiThe Fresno Bee https://www.fresnobee.com/2013/09/15/3500170/tap-water-unaffordable-to-some.html (09/15/2013) New research shows that a swath of San Joaquin Valley people living in rural poverty pay more than they can afford for...

Tulare County water districts take first steps toward fixing problems

  By Valerie GibbonsVisalia Times Delta – Visaliatimesdelta.com PDF of original article (09/03/2013) A recent change in state rules has allowed some of the country’s poorest water districts to get...

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