Overseers in every municipality are being put to the test to maintain civility. City councils are passing severe ordinances which prohibit camping, sitting on sidewalks, curbs or the ground, no loitering, no panhandling etc. The Mount Shasta situation has been exasperated given two years with no snow, so what was once a very inhospitable winter climate just a few years ago, now affords year round camping and hanging outdoors.
Rationing 2000 gallons over five or six days is tough.
"It’s hard,” she said.
It takes $38 million dollars from the state’s Emergency Drought Relief Program to pay for the town’s drinking water and fill residents’ water tanks. (1700 residents)
Isn't anyone else surprised or annoyed that a household in Central California can't make it on 2500 gallons of H2O each week?
Isn't anyone else incredulous that California is paying $38,000,000 to truck water to just 1700 folks?
Who was it that said, "Are humans smarter than yeast?"