Questions, anyone?

Posted on | January 22, 2010 | 3 Comments

The House Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on Water and Power, led by Rep Grace Napolitano, will hold a public meeting Monday, January 25, 2010, at 1:00 pm at the offices of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, 700 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012.

The theme is “Perspectives on California’s Water Supply: Challenges and Opportunities” and, to the Rep’s credit, there will be a whole lot of perspective in the house. Among the panelists will be the Commissioner of the federal Bureau of Reclamation Michael Connor, California Assembly Member Anna Caballero, director of the California Department of Water Resources Lester Snow, MWD General Manager Jeffrey Kightlinger, Imperial Irrigation District General Manager Brian Brady, San Diego County Water Authority General Manager Maureen Stapleton, Coachella Valley Water District Assistant General Manager Dan Parks, Pacific Institute president Peter Gleick, UC Irvine earth sciences professor Jay Famiglietti, Urban Semillas executive director Miguel Luna, Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations vice president Larry Collins, Central Valley agricultural business owner Joe Del Bosque and Orange County Business Council president Lucy Dunn.


3 Responses to “Questions, anyone?”

  1. Drew
    January 22nd, 2010 @ 2:19 pm

    Thanks for the post Emily. RSVPs needed?

  2. EmilyGreen
    January 22nd, 2010 @ 2:48 pm

    I’m told that it’s public, but I’ve just e-mailed MWD to check and copied you on it. If there are any RSVP requirements, I will update the post. Thanks for asking.

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    January 26th, 2010 @ 11:57 am

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