The Big Picture: A Water Report From A State, Regional And Local Perspective General Session

This session explores the status of California’s water resources from a variety of viewpoints, including implementation of the new groundwater management law known as the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act, the continuing drought, infrastructure challenges, legal challenges, climate change, impacts from population changes, conservation efforts, and more.   We will explore where we are today and what the future holds.  A panel of experts will explore where California is with water and where LAFCos fit into the discussion. Speakers:  Michael Colantuono, Attorney, Colantuono, Highsmith & Whatley PC; David Inouye, CA Dep. of Water Resources; Kelley Dyer, Water Supply Manager, City of Santa Barbara; Ron Greenwood, Director, Carmichael Water District; Commissioner, Sacramento LAFCo. Moderator:  Gay Jones, Commissioner, Sacramento LAFCo