The Issue

A handful of water district officials used more water last year than they did in 2006, before water officials began urging residents to conserve.

Their Counterparts

Some 69 officials either cut their water use or kept it steady.

Why It Matters

Water is a precious resource in arid San Diego, a fact reinforced by the water use restrictions continuing across the county for a second year.

Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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