© 2024 91.9 KVCR

KVCR is a service of the San Bernardino Community College District.

San Bernardino Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, creed, religion, disability, marital status, veteran status, national origin, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

701 S Mt Vernon Avenue, San Bernardino CA 92410
Where you learn something new every day.
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Riverside Pushes Back Against State Water Restrictions

Blair Wells/KQED

It's been three months since Governor Jerry Brown ordered California communities to slash their water use by as much as 36 percent.  Some cities -- including Eureka and Arcata -- have successfully appealed those mandatory reductions. 

Credit Blair Wells/KQED
A worker at the Gage Canal Treatment Plant in Riverside.

The Inland Empire's largest city, Riverside, was ordered to cut its water use by 28 percent.  But Riverside city officials say that's unfair, and the city has threatened to sue.  The California Report's Tena Rubio brings us the story.

Related Content