All posts tagged "Washoe County Department of Water Resources."

  • Politics
    Washoe County Bond Boondoggle Leading To Water Wars

    (Jim Clark) – Mark Twain once pondered:  “Men fight over water but drink whiskey.”  If Twain were alive today, he would be at the Territorial Enterprise Newspaper writing about the great Washoe County water fight of 2011.  Last May, the county commission considered a staff proposal to create a “bond bank,” the...

  • Politics
    Washoe County’s Evil Princes Seek More Taxes From Their Peasants

    (Jim Clark) – Long ago and far away, there was a principality governed by a wise and benevolent prince.  And the streams gave plenteous water, and the carriages traversed good roads, and there was much happiness in the land.  So after twelve long years of governing, the wise and benevolent prince decided...