Community Water Center

Ezra David Romero/Valley Public Radio

California farmers and environmental justice leaders are joining forces to support a bill that would help fund clean drinking water programs. To pay for those programs, the bill - authored by Central Coast state senator Bill Monning -proposes a 95-cent monthly fee for most water customers starting in 2020.

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Water advocacy leaders in California are calling for the state government to permanently invest in water infrastructure--noting that over 300 California communities are affected by unsafe drinking water.