Paso’s little water war has big implications
September 25, 2010
A water war with historical precedent rages today in Paso Robles and has sparked a constitutional confrontation. The tsunami threatened by the conflict’s potential outcome has become a source of great concern for regional water planners.
“Paso’s Withering Water War” is the newest offering of KCCN.tv. The 15-minute mini-documentary explores the deep divide among residents and city officials in the North County city, who disagree on how to pay a huge financial obligation placed on city taxpayers’ backs pending completion of the Nacimiento Water Project.
Who’s going to win? Big developers linked arm-in-arm with big vineyard owners? Or city homeowners? Watch Daniel Blackburn’s latest video at KCCN.tv.