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East Valley TribuneWater is Scottsdale’s top issue in 2023, mayor believes
Water may be the defining issue for Scottsdale in 2023, according to Mayor David Ortega.
Arizona RepublicHow Colorado River cities are preparing for shortages with conservation and alternate sources
Cities alone cannot overcome the deepening water shortage that a warming climate and overuse have wrought on the Southwest, not when most of the water is used on farms.
The HillIn praise of the monthly water bill
The cost of delivering safe, clean tap water to every household and business in a community is massive. In fact, it may be...
Arizona RepublicArizona must work twice as hard now to prove the fix is not in to buy water
Opinion: The way events unfolded made it look like the fix is in to buy water from a desalination project in Mexico. Here's how Arizona can overcome that.
E&E NewsArizona battles for better billing in Colorado River fight
As leaders from seven Western states negotiate new reductions from the Colorado River — in an effort to derail looming catastrophes at Lake Powell and Lake Mead — Arizona’s top...
Arizona RepublicShould Arizona pursue a deal to buy a giant amount of water? We have 4 days to decide
Opinion: Arizona's newly expanded water financing board is being asked to make a major decision on a giant project within days. Is that really how we want to do business?
LA TimesFederal officials say urgent action needed to protect shrinking Colorado River reservoirs
With Colorado River reservoirs nearing dangerously low levels, the federal government has given basin states a Jan. 31 deadline to negotiate major water cuts and stave off a possible collapse in...
12 NewsFeds want states to take the reigns of the Colorado River crisis, but will force a solution if one isn't found
States along the Colorado River had two days to share possible solutions and ongoing fears caused by the coming water crisis.
KUNCThe 'power of aridity' is bringing a Colorado River dam to its knees
Deep in the bowels of the Glen Canyon Dam, an awful lot stays the same. Under the mass of concrete it’s pleasantly cool all year long, even when the Arizona sun beats down above. As the...
Arizona Daily StarFeds announce plan for massive cuts in Colorado River deliveries
The Bureau of Reclamation is for the first time legally signaling its intent to make major cutbacks in water deliveries from Lake Powell to Lake Mead and the Lower River Basin to protect the...