Right on the heels of The Tribune’s five-part series about the critical North County water problem comes the article regarding new owner of Rotta Winery. The new owner states that he has plans to “expand” operations. Oh, joy! More water to be sucked out of the Paso Robles aquifer that is in overdraft. I certainly hope that regulations to control current and additional pumping for everyone are going to be put into place soon before more people are forced out of their homes.
SLO County Board of Supervisors, are you awake?