WEATHER »

County 7-23


The height of federal budget season has meant more funding slated for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to use for annual operations and maintenance projects at Lake Cachuma. Although no guidelines were specified in the $1.674 million funding bill, meetings among water district managers and the Cachuma Operations and Maintenance Board, which runs the reservoir, indicated that a number of projects-including another pipeline over the Santa Ynez Mountains-are being considered.

To submit a comment on this article, email letters@independent.com or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email tips@independent.com.



Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines. We like civilized discourse. We don't like spam, lying, profanity, harassment or personal attacks.

comments powered by Disqus
event calendar sponsored by:

Hundreds Protest Trump’s Family Separation Policy

Another demonstration is planned for June 30 in De La Guerra Plaza.

Goleta Mayor and Council Salaries to Go to the Ballot

Voters asked to consider higher salaries to bring greater diversity to city government.

New Libertarian Group Seeks Major Redistricting Shakeup

Reason in Government is seeking to create an independent committee.

S.B. Attorney Gets Convicted Killer Off Death Row

Robert Lewis Jr. was deemed too intellectually disabled.

Public Trashes Hollister Ranch Deal

The California Coastal Conservancy received over 600 angry letters.