Death of a Water District

Death of a Water District : How a Badly Implemented Rate Increase Pushed One Water District to the Edge of Collapse

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This is a book that should be required reading for every board member and general manager of a public utility. It details the true story of a California water district that found it’s future compromised by a ballot measure passed by the voters. It forced the water rates back to a level where the district was hemorrhaging money and assured the demise of the district. Like many examples in the storied history of water, this is a narrative of controversy, mismanagement, deceit, heroes, and villains. The book also provides five key lessons that can help avoid unnecessary pitfalls and steer your own district to a better more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 139.7 x 215.9 x 6.6mm | 190.51g
  • Createspace Independent Pub
  • English
  • 1514216426
  • 9781514216422