Compared to any other drink you can buy,
public drinking water is extremely inexpensive.
Compared to other public utilities, water has remained highly affordable.
We take public drinking water for granted because it is so available and
inexpensive. So much so that restaurants give it away. The amount paid for
clean, reliable, public drinking water is a bargain by any standard.
Additional water supply through purchase of a reallocation of water storage at Stockton Lake will run approximately .13 cents per 1000 gallons of water.
That’s .0001 cents per gallon for additional future water supply. What a bargain.