Former manager of the Chowchilla Water District and former board member of the Friant Water Authority. Upton led the Friant Authority when it negotiated the San Joaquin River Settlement, but then decided to oppose the settlement, withdrawing Chowchilla Water District from Friant in the process. He continues to criticize the settlement today.
Local environmental activist. Talked about being inspired to be an activist on water after covering the Kesterson environmental disaster. Talked about the work he has done on water and the environment.
Ken Manock was a founding partner of Baker, Manock, and Jensen law firm and longtime counsel for Westlands Water District during the fight over the 160-acre limitation, as well as the fight over the Central Valley Project Improvement Act of 1992. Jim Ganulin is a former general counsel of the Westlands Water District during the […]