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EDITORIAL: Beyond a Reasonable Drought

EDITORIAL: Beyond a Reasonable Drought

By Tam News Staff

April 23, 2015

The recent announcement that California Governor Jerry Brown signed an executive order to reduce California’s water use 25 percent was met by varying reactions from the Mill Valley community. Some of those reactions took the form of indignant refusal or plain apathy. People resented any small inconvenience...

Marin Experiences Worst Drought on Record

Marin Experiences Worst Drought on Record

By Marina Furbush

February 11, 2014

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) passed a resolution requesting that all its customers reduce their water usage by 25 percent during their board meeting on January 21. At the end of 2013 the MMWD announced that the total rainfall for the 2013 calendar year was 10.68 inches, a significant...