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Water Deliveries Increase

( WATER DELIVERIES INCREASE)
 STATE OFFICIALS ARE OPENING THE FAUCET A LITTLE MORE.  WATER DELIVERIES TO VALLEY FARMS AND CITIES WILL GET 50-PERCENT OF WHAT THEY REQUESTED.  THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES SAYS THE SERIES OF LATE SPRING STORMS INCREASED THE SIERRA SNOWPACK, SO THE DEPARTMENT CAN SUPPLY A LITTLE MORE WATER.  IN MAY, OFFICIALS INCREASED THE ALLOCATIONS TO 45-PERCENT, THIS MONTH THEY GO TO 50-PERCENT.