ATL “Out-California’ed” Cali?
“Mostly False,” according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s PolitiFact team. Willoughby Mariano reached this assessment after investigating the claim that the “metropolitan north Georgia water planning district is now the national leader in conservation.” Find the full analysis and reference list here.
Pat Stevens, the Atlanta Regional Commission’s Environmental Planning Division chief is credited with making these bold statements about the Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District’s water conservation and efficiency measures.
Georgia’s citizens and local governments have made important strides in the water conservation and efficiency march. However, we are nowhere close to the end and it’s not a time for complacency. Georgians need to take more and bigger steps. We have a fantastic opportunity to employ water conservation and efficiency as tools to build our future water supply. Let’s take advantage of the fact that Georgians ♥ Conservation.