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Diane Dillon named Napa County Woman of the Year – Napa Valley Register

Diane Dillon, former RCRC Chair and longtime champion of Napa County who served on the Board of Supervisors for 20 years has been named Napa County Woman of the Year by state Senator Bill Dodd.


Public voices opinions to CPUC over AT&T plan – FOX 2 KTVU

RCRC Senior Policy Advocate, Tracy Rhine, was recently featured on Fox 2 – KTVU commenting on AT&T’s request to discontinue carrier of last resort responsibilities. For more than a century, a network of hardline phone wires has served as a crucial communication lifeline for rural California communities, but that lifeline could soon be severed. 


California’s plan to cut water draws by cities, farms upheld by court – San Francisco Chronicle

A state policy that seeks to protect California’s major rivers and creeks by cracking down on how much water is pumped out by cities and farms can move forward despite widespread opposition, the Superior Court has ruled.