Gov. Jerry Brown's $17.1 billion plan to build two massive tunnels through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta relies on key changes to the water rights permit held by the Department of Water Resources and the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, which are seeking to add new water diversion points. Hearings on the proposed new diversion and re-diversion points begin today. It's the latest in a series of public hearings in the coming months on the project.READ MORE ►
Will twin tunnels Delta water project become a reality?