Lowell Jarvis

PCWA prioritizes Middle Fork Project revenues

One of the most important public policy issues for our county is the allocation of revenues generated by the Middle Fork of the American River Hydroelectric Project (MFP). In order ...

North Auburn wastewater options facing resident cost concerns

With two expensive options being considered to comply with tightened state and federal water-quality rules, Supervisor Jim Holmes said fee-increase concerns were paramount at an in ...

Water agency board ties rate hikes further to increased use

Placer County Water Agency customers face a revised rate structure in 2009 that further rewards low water users while increasing bills for higher meter readings that typically occu ...