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Delta Tunnels: Like Flint? Antioch demands equal access to clean, affordable water

A must read in the East Bay Times. Our executive director explains how the California WaterFix Delta Tunnels creates a #Flint crisis for the millions who live in the Delta, especially among the substantial environmental justice communities of the Delta.

Tour: The Road Map to Stopping the Delta Tunnels

Join us for a public meetings with supporters throughout the State! These public meetings are great for people of all knowledge levels on the Delta Tunnels project — new and long-time current supporters. Get updates on where we are on the road map to stop the tunnels and what needs to be done to stop this project once and all for 2017-2018.

Activists Oppose Delta Plan Amendments at Delta Stewardship Council Meeting

For Immediate Release: April 28, 2017 Contact: Nora Kovaleski, 408-806-6470, [email protected] Barbara Barrigan-Parilla, Restore the Delta, 209-479-2053, [email protected]   Activists Oppose Delta Plan Amendments at Delta Stewardship Council Meeting   Sacramento, April 28 – Delta activists voiced their opposition to the proposed Delta Plan amendments at the Delta Stewardship Council in Sacramento today.   Representatives from Restore the Delta and other Delta groups said the proposed amendments lack basic analytical documentation, like a needs assessment for CA WaterFix, a water supply analysis, and cost-benefits analysis. The proposed amendments, like the Delta Plan, also fail to consider environmental justice, anti-discrimination, and human right to water issues in their planning and scientific documentation.   Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla Executive Director for Restore the Delta [...]

On the Web: Watch “Water & Power: A California Heist!” by National Geographic

Dear Friends of the Bay-Delta,   Teen Vogue is hosting a free one-day online screening of National Geographic's documentary "Water & Power: A California Heist." This is a must see for all of us who are concerned about our water.    Read the interview by Teen Vogue of Director Marina Zenovich, "How a Bunch of Billionaires Contaminated Our Right to Clean Drinking Water." Watch the documentary online via YouTube.     Restore the Delta is one of the few groups actively recruiting and training young people to be protectors of our water resources. We are hopeful that this will inspire more young women and men who might not be aware of the intricate injustices of CA water history and its politics to [...]

Feinstein on Delta Tunnels at Los Angeles Town Hall

For Immediate Release: 4/21/17 Contact: Brian Smith, 415-320-9384, [email protected] Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, 209-479-2053, [email protected]   Feinstein on Delta Tunnels at Los Angeles Town Hall “I do not support the Twin Tunnels. I have not taken a position”   Los Angeles, CA - At a Town Hall meeting with constituents at the First African Methodist Episcopal Church in South Los Angeles on April 20, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told the audience she had not taken a position on the Delta Tunnels and wanted to be very clear on that.   During the question-and-answer session (VIDEO) at the end of the meeting, Feinstein tells the crowd…   1:07:20 “I do not support the Twin Tunnels. I have not taken a position. I don’t [...]

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