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Tri-Valley water agencies encourage conservation amid drought emergency

Original post made on May 27, 2021

The Tri-Valley's water providers have launched a joint initiative to urge residents throughout the entire region to reduce water consumption by 10% after Gov. Gavin Newsom included Alameda County in his emergency drought declaration.

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Posted by Michael Austin
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on May 27, 2021 at 7:37 pm

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How much of Zone 7 water is potable water?
Parts per million?
I asked this question of Olivia Sanwong.
Did not receive a response.


Posted by Pleasanton Parent
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on May 27, 2021 at 7:55 pm

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I wonder if mr newsom will be reducing his personal water usage on his $3m estate or vineyards .......or is that just for everyone else?

Requiring employers to report on individual employees vaccination status now too?!

Using tax payer money for vaccine lotto?!

Vote this man out.


Posted by Jo
a resident of Parkside
on May 28, 2021 at 3:50 pm

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Micheal....

Probably no more then 20% is potable... Z7 water is horrid.


Posted by Michael Austin
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on May 28, 2021 at 7:37 pm

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Well, that's a number!

Zone 7 probably not responding because they do not want to acknowledge potable water is in Zone 7 water system.


Posted by Naveed Khan
a resident of Stoneridge Park
on Jun 16, 2021 at 1:08 pm

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Zone 7 is an expensive bureaucratic overhead. They supply State Government's (90%) water to try-city and charge exorbitant overhead. The 10% water they source themselves is polluted and not fit for life. Zone 7 water is only good for flushing the toilet and watering your lawn. Try-City governments should band together and get rid of Zone 7 bureaucracy, it will reduce the cost of water to Pleasanton, Livermore and Dublin.


Posted by Cosmic-Charlie
a resident of Downtown
on Jun 16, 2021 at 3:54 pm

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I have been using bottled water and more recently home RO system [20 years]since 1976. Zone 7 water is only good for bathing. I do not cook with or drink what comes out of the faucet, and neither should you..IMHO


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