V.20 No.30 | 7/28/2011
City of Albuquerque
City fines itself for water wasting
By Sharla Biefeld [ Fri Jul 22 2011 4:18 PM ]
The other day I was fined for having water flowing from my yard into the street. Now, I'm not complaining—wasting water is bad, especially since New Mexico is in an extreme drought. But guess who is wasting the most water ... not me, not your annoying neighbor who never fixes the sprinklers. No, it's the city.
According to KRQE, in the last year the City of Albuquerque has racked up a hefty fine of over $21,000 from the Albuquerque-
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