Water news brief: Commission suspends water withdrawals on low river levels. Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna , Wyoming counties affected.
Susquehanna River Basin Commission Monday expanded the list of suspended water withdrawals, affecting natural gas companies, golf courses etc low watershed level Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna and Wyoming counties
Many local officials are understandably worried about state requirements that they spend millions of dollars on keeping polluted run-off out of the state’s streams and drinking water sources.
But while townships from Montgomery, Chester, Berks and Delaware counties have joined together to make their voice heard in Harrisburg, few people are offering an alternative.