BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The drought is making fighting fires difficult and now it could also cost you if the state approves mandatory water restrictions.
Local agencies want to make sure you know the best ways to conserve water.
The Water Association of Kern County along with several other agencies held a Water Conservation Day. Experts offered tips on conserving water at home.
There was also information on irrigation techniques and water efficient appliance demonstrations.
"It's a good chance to reach out to the community, educate them and let people ask questions on what they can do to use water wisley," said Art Chianello, water resources manager.
Chianello says even cutting back on watering your lawn by just a few minutes everyday will save a lot of water.
Carlos is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/carloscorrea23abc
"Fire Chasers" target victims of house fires
Losing your home or business to a fire can be devastating, but imagine being targeted by scammers just moments after.
Police arrest man in Silver Dollar Way shooting
Bakersfield Police have made an arrest in a case that may have been a murder-for-hire between father and son. READ RELATED: BPD:…
Family of woman killed by deputy lawyers up
The family of 72-year-old Nancy Joyce Garrett has teamed up with law firm Chain Cohn Stiles after Garrett was hit and killed by a Kern…
3 arrested in string of 10 robberies
Bakersfield police officers have arrested three people wanted in connection with a string of 10 robberies that took place early Wednesday morning.