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Felicia's Ties

Sep 12, 2018

Why some are concerned over water board chairwoman’s ties to Bay Area institute: “Felicia Marcus, chairwoman of the State Water Resources Control Board, has considerable influence over decision-making that could leave more water in rivers for salmon at the expense of irrigation districts in the Northern San Joaquin Valley.  With a crucial vote set for Nov. 7 on the Bay-Delta Water Quality Control Plan — known as the “water grab” in Stanislaus, Merced and south San Joaquin counties — some are puzzled by what they feel is a conflict of interest given her relationship with the executive director of a Bay Area think tank that’s had millions of dollars in contracts with the state agency she oversees. … ”  Read more from the Modesto Bee here:  Why some are concerned over water board chairwoman’s ties to Bay Area institute

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