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Safe Drinking Water

Apr 16, 2018

Poll shows support for Safe Drinking Water Fund, says Lester Snow: He writes, “New polling numbers confirm the public’s high level of concern about drinking water quality and support for safe drinking water in California. The results of the poll conducted by Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz and Associates, and commissioned by the Water Foundation, found that nearly four in five Californians express concern about current water quality problems in the state. And 80 percent believe water agencies are responsible for ensuring safe drinking water for California communities. But despite strong public awareness and concern we have failed to address this most tragic and unacceptable water problem: Upward of 1 million Californians do not have access to safe drinking water. Even worse, there are nearly 300,000 Californians who have been without safe drinking water for decades. ... ” Read more from Water Deeply here: Poll shows support for Safe Drinking Water Fund