Community Health, Youth Voices
As legislators finalize plans to enforce water restrictions across the state, many counties are implementing their own plans to curb water usage. The Bakersfield City Council passed an ordinance to limit outdoor irrigation to three days a week, effective immediately. What else are South Kern residents doing, if anything, to preserve water? “I have noticed the seriousness of the situation because the city is fining people who waste a lot of water, which is something that hasn’t happened before.” More responses are on South Kern Sol.