Twin Falls - 66.0 F (18.9 C)
  • Thursday

    High: 79º Low: 56º

  • Friday

    High: 84º Low: 57º

  • Saturday

    High; 90º Low: 64º

Californians Face Fines For Wasting Water

Tools

By Paul Johnson

Sacramento, California (CNN) - California is cracking down on water wasters during the severe drought.
Lawmakers approved a new set of emergency rules Tuesday.
Anyone repeatedly caught wasting water on landscaping, car washing, hosing down sidewalks could face fines of up to 5-hundred-dollars a day.
Local law enforcement will enforce the fines.
Water used tied to public health and safety is exempt.

Most Viewed



Subscribe to our Newsletters

KMVT Breaking News Alerts

Morning & Afternoon News Updates

Most Viewed