Water tank cost overrun was avoidable

Recently, an Acorn reader asserted that “NIMBY” residents led to the cost increases for construction of the Three Springs water tank. Nothing could be further from the truth.
In my opinion, as a LVMWD board member, the water district is wholly responsible for these cost increases. They come in a few different forms: change of project scope, not accurately representing costs, and not providing information in a timely fashion to the public.
This project has changed scope and reasons s...

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