Locals step up to get rates to go down

09162014 GSWC rate chart
Tim Dewar, Ojai Valley News publisher

A couple of guys from Ojai want to have a much bigger say in how much Golden State Water Company can charge local ratepayers in the coming years and they did something about it.
Ojai Friends Of Locally Owned Water (F.L.O.W.) member Bob Daddi and Ojai City Council candidate Bill Weirick left Ojai in the wee hours of Sept. 2, hopped on a plane in Santa Barbara, flew to San Francisco and attended a prehearing conference with Administrative Law Judge Douglas M. Long and representatives from the city of Claremont, Golden State Water Company (GSWC) and the Office of Ratepayer Advocates (ORA).

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