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Santa Clara Valley Water District rejects Jerry Brown’s twin Delta tunnels plan

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Thu, 10/19/2017 (All day)

In a landmark vote closely watched across California, Silicon Valley’s largest water agency on Tuesday rejected Gov. Jerry Brown’s $17 billion plan to build two giant tunnels under the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta.

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Controversial Cadiz water pipeline gets OK from federal government

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Thu, 10/19/2017 (All day)

In an about-face, the federal government has given Cadiz Inc. the go-ahead to lay a pipeline for its proposed desert water project in an existing railroad right-of-way.

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Will the Southland wind up holding much of the $17-billion bill for the delta water tunnels?

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Tue, 09/19/2017 - 1:54pm

Some of the state’s biggest water districts are about to make their opening moves in a financial chess game that ultimately could saddle the Southland with much of the bill for re-engineering the failing heart of California’s water system.

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IN VICTORY FOR STANDING ROCK SIOUX TRIBE, COURT FINDS THAT APPROVAL OF DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE VIOLATED THE LAW

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe won a significant victory today in its fight to protect the Tribe’s drinking water and ancestral lands from the Dakota Access pipeline.

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Local San Francisco pitches plan for future of California rivers

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Mon, 03/20/2017 (All day)

For decades, San Francisco has been blissfully removed from California’s water wars.