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Building Bay Area Drought Resilience Panel Discussion featuring TRT Policy Director Peter Drekmeier

July 18, 2017 at 4:30 am - 6:45 am


About the Program

The recent drought was a stress test for Bay Area cities. It revealed good preparation by local water agencies but also tensions between the state and local utilities brought on by state-mandated conservation. Join a panel of regional leaders for a discussion about building cooperative solutions to improve drought resilience in the Bay Area. We’ll discuss the Bay Area’s role in regional water management and innovation, and in addressing ecosystem needs.

This research was supported with funding from California Water Service, the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, and the US Environmental Protection Agency.


Contra Costa Water District
S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation
Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend but space is limited. Lunch will be provided.

This is a program of the Public Policy Institute of California.


Bechtel Conference Center at PPIC George P. Shultz Forum
500 Washington Street
San Francisco, 94111 United States
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