HUAWP to participate in drought workshop with focus on water conservation services

Press Release

A free drought workshop that focuses on “Ways We Can All Save Water” will be held Thursday, Aug. 28 at Paine’s Restaurant in Hollister. The workshop will provide an opportunity for agriculture, residents and businesses to learn about local programs and services to assist in using water efficiently.

The event is being sponsored by the Water Resources Association of San Benito County, the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau’s Green Business Committee, Farmhouse Communications, and the Natural Resource Conservation Service in Hollister.

The event will include a presentation by Hollister Urban Area Water Project (HUAWP) Project Manager Harry Blohm, who will discuss the project’s role in supporting the management of the quantity and quality of our water supplies, both the local and imported sources.

The free workshop includes a free breakfast and will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Paine’s Restaurant, 421 East Street, Hollister. To register for the workshop, call 831-637-4378 (seating is limited).