The Hollister Urban Area Water Project (HUAWP) was included in the discussion recently at a drought workshop. “Drought Workshop: Ways We Can All Save Water,” was held Thursday, Aug. 28 at Paine’s Restaurant in downtown Hollister. The free event was sponsored by the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors’ Bureau, Green Business Committee, FarmHouse Communications, the Water Resources Association of San Benito County, and the National Resource Conservation Service’s Hollister Office. Speakers included Harry Blohm, project manager for the Hollister Urban Area Water Project, and Shawn Novack, Water Conservation Program manager for the Water Resources Association of San Benito County.
Video of the San Benito County Drought Workshop event: