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South Kern celebrates safe water at #Agua4All Rally

Community members gathered at the #Agua4All rally to celebrate progress on the effort to bring safe drinking water to South Kern. The installation of 71 water stations and 88 point-of-use filters in South Kern is a good start, but residents are aware that the filters are just tapping the surface of a problem that runs deep, and that activists will have to sustain the effort. “Look at our community. It’s a small, farm working, low-income community. It’s pretty easy for lawmakers in Sacramento to forget about us.” Read more on South Kern Sol.

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This entry was posted on May 27, 2016 by in Print, South Kern Sol and tagged , , , .

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