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  August  15, 2014 Issue: Vol 4 Issue 14 
 
 
Lake BerryessaLocal water emergency declared for Lake Berryessa Estates Unit 2
On August 7 Napa County declared a local emergency and ordered mandatory water conservation measures of no more than 50 gallons of water per person, per day for residents of Lake Berryessa Estates Unit 2.  The County is working with local and state partners to determine short and long term solutions while ensuring access to safe, clean drinking water to residents of Berryessa Estates.  Residents may email Molly.Rattigan@countyofnapa.org or call (707) 253-4112 for more information.
 
 
Save our WaterSave Our Water: Conservation starts at home
With California facing one of the most severe droughts on record we can make a difference in Napa County by conserving water now. Visit the Napa County Water Resources Division page to out simple ways to save water that make a big impact, from taking 5 minute showers to rebates from the County and PG&E for residents in unincorporated areas that switch to water efficient devices, like toilets and washers.
 
 
2014 BoardNext Board meeting is Tuesday, August 19
The agenda will be available the week of August 18. You can check agendas, research minutes or watch recorded meetings at any time on our website.
 
 
SurveyingLocal contracting opportunities workshop August 22
On Friday, August 22 at 2 p.m. in the Community Room of the Napa City-County Library, 580 Coombs in Napa the County will host a Contracting Opportunities Workshop for Professional Services Consultants and Construction Contractors.  Read the media release or contact, email Juan.Arias@countyofnapa.org or call Call (707) 259-8374 for more information.
 
 
Rendering new colorsServe your community: Apply to join a Napa County Board by August 22
Napa County currently has openings on the Tobacco Advisory Board and Watershed Information Center and Conservancy Board.  Applications are due August 22.  Visit the Committees, Commissions and Boards page for the application and more information.
 
 
Healthy ManCNN Video Contest: Napa County inspires residents to be healthy
On July 25 Live Healthy Napa County asked residents to make and upload a short video to the CNN 10 Project telling and showing how Napa County inspires them to be healthy.  The community response was impressive: as of August 14, out of 140 total from across America 56 videos were from Napa County.  Watch videos and find out what's next on the video contest homepage.
 
 
 
 
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