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Brown Cancelling Cost Benefit Analysis of Peripheral Tunnels Water gRAB?
by Sludge
Saturday Apr 27th, 2013 6:34 PM
Jerry the Brown is selling out all of California
Restore the Delta

SACRAMENTO, Calif. April 25, 2013 - Restore the Delta (RTD), a coalition opposed to the Brown Administration's rush to construct massive Peripheral Tunnels to take millions of acre-feet of water from the Delta, today said the Brown Administration appears to have canceled a comprehensive benefit-cost analysis of its BDCP proposal for Peripheral Tunnels to export Sacramento -San Joaquin/San Francisco Bay-Delta water, mainly to benefit unsustainable mega-farms on the west side of the Central Valley. The decision to hide the total costs from public scrutiny once again reveals how the Brown Administration is continuing to doctor up the Bay Delta Conservation Plan, a fatally flawed plan, in order to sell it as something that it's not to Californians.

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