Why Redlands Is Among California's Most Notorious Water-Wasting Communities
Facing a fifth year of drought, Governor Jerry Brown instituted mandatory water cutbacks in April, and this week indicated that the conservation mandates may be extended well into next year.
Most communities across the state -- including in the Inland Empire -- have met or exceeded their water reduction targets. However, three California communities did not: the water district serving the Coachella Valley city of Indio, the city of Beverly Hills... and, Redlands.
KVCR's Matt Guilhem looks into why residents of Redlands are among the top water wasters in the state of California.