< Back to All News

Grass Valley Also Reports Good Water Conservation

Grass Valley is keeping up with Nevada City, with a similar improvement in the water conservation rates. The first specific numbers for this summer have been released. Public Works Director Tim Kiser says it was 36-percent for June, compared to 2013, but 44-percent for July, or a savings of 13-million gallons of water…

click to listen to Tim Kiser

Kiser says water wasting complaints also help. They’re mostly regarding a neighbor’s malfunctioning water system…

click to listen to Tim Kiser 0

Kiser says Grass Valley has issued a few warning citations, but no penalties have been imposed. Since both Grass Valley and Nevada City serve fewer than 3500 customers, they do not have to report usage monthly to the state and are not facing possible sanctions for not reaching the state’s 25-percent reduction mandate.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment



* captcha