IMPACT OF THE CALIFORNIA DROUGHT

On August 12, 2021, the District Board of Directors passed Resolution 633, Implementing Stage 2 of the 2020 Water Shortage Contingency Plan and Urging a Voluntary 15 Percent Reduction in Water Usage by all Customers in Response to Severe Drought Conditions due to the following:

•Extreme drought conditions in California.

•Proclamation issued by Governor Gavin Newsom on July 8, 2021, expanding declaration of State of Emergency in California due to the severe drought condition to include San Mateo and Santa Clara counties, and calling on all Californians to voluntarily reduce their water use by 15 percent.

•Call from San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and the Bay Area Water Supply & Conservation Agency asking all customers for a voluntary 15 percent water use reduction.

Non-Essential Water Uses During Drought or Water Shortage

See website for complete ordinance at: https://www.westboroughwater.org/conservation