Friday, December 9, 2022

CalChamber Committee Reviews State/Federal Drought Activity

The CalChamber Water Committee takes a closer look during its December 3 meeting at state regulatory actions related to the drought, courtesy of Rami Kahion, director of the water division at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). Kahion’s review covered both CPUC actions for private water companies and State Water Resources Control Board actions for public water districts. Sean Elsbernd, deputy state director for U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, recaps discussions on federal drought legislation.

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Rami Kahion, director of the water division at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
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Sean Elsbernd, deputy state director for U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein
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