Last Updated on Friday, 17 February 2017 07:49
Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 12:54
Ojai Valley News photo by Tim Dewar
Thanks to recent storms, water spills over Matilija Dam Wednesday.
Bill Warner, Ojai Valley News reporter
The Matilija Dam is $3.3 million nearer to nonexistence, thanks to a grant from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW). Formally in charge of the dam's removal, the Ventura County Public Works Agency Watershed Protection District (VCPWA WPD) was one of 44 agencies to benefit from $40 million doled out by the CDFW's Restoration Grants Program before the end of 2016.
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