Two days and counting….
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Moutain House’s only source of water, the Byron-Bethany Irrigation District, was among 114 senior rights holders issued curtailment notices last week by the State Water Resources Control Board, California’s top water regulatory body, reports CBS Sacramento affiliate CBS13.
Now, the community’s 15,000 residents must find a new source of water, and quickly.
“We’re out there looking for water supplies as we speak,” Mountain House general manager Ed Pattison told CBS. “We have storage tanks, but those are basically just to ensure the correct pressurization of the distribution system. No more than 2 days are in those storage tanks.”