Sunnyslope County Water District candidates Jim Parker, Jerry Buzzetta and Andres Builes.

Government / Politics

Election 2020: Sunnyslope County Water District

Three candidates compete for two seats on Nov. 3.

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Health

San Benito County Water District issues safety statement

Groundwater sources (wells) would not be sources for COVID-19.

Jeff Cattaneo, operations manager with the San Benito County Water District, said water quality increases the closer wells are dug near Pacheco Creek. File photo by John Chadwell.

Housing / Land Use

Hollister signs agreement with water districts on future supply

City Council looks to increase water in industrial zone and create redundancy for North County.

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Agriculture

Improved water quality coming soon to West/Central Hollister

New treatment plant improves drinking water, helps preserve groundwater basin, protects against drought, and aids in meeting state water discharge requirements 

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Government / Politics

Sunnyslope County Water District has board vacancy

District is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors for a term that will end in November 2018. Applications are due by Feb. 17

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Government / Politics

Hollister commits $1 million to West Hills Water Treatment Plant

Funding commitment by three local water agencies is designed to assure construction bidders that sufficient financing is in place

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Government / Politics

Hollister code officers to enforce water-use rules

City manager admits it's a 'heavy-handed' step in Sunnyslope County Water District, but said that's what state water officials want to see

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Government / Politics

State issues updated water conservation map

State drought mandatory reduction proposals updated ahead of local city council consideration of water use restrictions

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Agriculture

COMMENTARY: Grand Jury Report highlights merits of Hollister Urban Area Water Project

Sunnyslope Water District manager applauds effort of community watchdogs

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Agriculture

Lessalt treatment plant upgrades on schedule

$6.8 million upgrade is scheduled for completion by November