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Advocates sue the city of Tulare for safe water

The Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability, a Fresno-based advocacy organization seeks a court order requiring the city of Tulare to supply water to the Matheny Tract community, a 300-home rural subdivision south of the city.

In focus: RCAC’s Tribal Circuit Rider Program

Rural Community Assistance Corporation’s Tribal Circuit Rider Program provides hands-on technical assistance and training to Native Americans tribes to ensure members have access to safe drinking water.

California farmers face water restrictions

California farmers’ surface water allocations were cut drastically this summer due to ongoing drought conditions. Now, farmers with water rights dating back to 1903 face water restrictions; last time farmers faced such restrictions was in 1977, according to the New York Times.