Saturday, April 20, 2013

California hasn't spent safe-drinking-water funds, EPA says

California hasn't spent safe-drinking-water funds, EPA says: The state has failed to spend $455 million in federal funds and isn't adequately managing the program that dispenses money intended to improve water quality in rural communities, U.S. officials say.

California has failed to spend $455 million in federal safe-drinking-water funds and isn't adequately managing the program that administers the money, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials said.