Who Owns the Water?

Who Owns the Water?

In a recent article published in the New York Times entitled  “Wall Street Eyes Billions in the Colorado’s Water”  (https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/03/business/colorado-river-water-rights.html?smid=em-share)  Ben Ryder Howe focuses on the latest...
No Money for Water? (Part 2 of 2)

No Money for Water? (Part 2 of 2)

Clean Water is a Human Right  Continuing the conversation about the dilemma of people not paying their water bills, we pick up on the topic of shutoffs, where utilities simply turn off the spigot to non-paying customers.  Obviously, and for good reason,...
No Money for Water? (Part 1 of 2)

No Money for Water? (Part 1 of 2)

Of course, we all need water. But what happens when we can’t pay for it? For whatever reason, and there are many, at any given time about ten percent of the populace can’t pay their water bill. These reasons can be temporary, such as loss of a...