Saturday, February 11, 2017
$200 Million Dollars
In case anyone is not keeping up there was a failure of the Oroville Dam spillway this week. It remains to be seen why or who will be blamed except it is a certainty that the culpable will not be accused never mind indicted. At a noon briefing, DWR Acting Director Bill Croyle estimated repairing the spillway and the damage caused by its malfunction could cost anywhere from $100 million to $200 million. Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/article132154774.html#storylink=cpy This is beyond merely criminal. This is treason of the highest order. We are talking about fixing a cement water sluice gap a couple hundred feet long in an existing developed site. Low millions. Once again California takes advantage of any event.