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Fred Allebach to Supervisors: “I encourage you to not approve the Dry Creek winery expansion ….”

-the whole county is keyed up to conserve water during a 500 year drought and to permit a 25,000 case winery sends the wrong message to a citizenry hoping their efforts will count; more and more wineries mean citizens are effectively subsidizing wine expansion by their conservation measures; many hope to be saving water to benefit stream ecosystems and higher groundwater levels.

-no new large wineries should be allowed until Groundwater Sustainability Agencies have been formed…