City of Redding Podcast

Water Crisis? Not for the City of Redding. Yet.

June 07, 2021 City of Redding Season 1 Episode 30
City of Redding Podcast
Water Crisis? Not for the City of Redding. Yet.
Show Notes

Water is a valuable resource that should never be wasted, but context is important!  While it’s true that the State of California has just declared a drought, there is some confusion as to how this scenario is impacting City of Redding residents. Don’t panic just yet! 

Josh Watkins, Water Utilities Manager with the City of Redding, provides an update on current water sources and supplies in Redding with some details that just might surprise you about historical water rights and local reserves sitting underneath the city!

This episode will provide a micro and macro view of the larger message from the state. We hope it will avert some immediate concerns while encouraging you to do your part to conserve this precious resource.