CALL TO ACTION

THE CITY OF MODESTO REACTS TO THE THE PROPOSED WATER SALE
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Stop MID Insanity

stopMIDinsanity.com is dedicated to  stopping the insanity of incoherent and self-destructive policies that do not serve the “owners”, the water users and rate payers of the Modesto Irrigation District.

The Modesto Irrigation District is OUT OF CONTROL

Profligate spending, unsustainable debt, many large and expensive failed projects, significant lack of oversight, along with ongoing symptoms that suggest the possibility that special interests are operating inside the top levels of management, seem aligned to secure the destruction of MID.

Since October 2011, the “story” of the nature of this water sale, literally, changed daily.  After 6 months of intense investigation, “we” still do not know who the “players” are, or what the “deal” really is.  One has to assume that if it is irrational, intensely illogical, and fraught with false claims, it can only draw one’s attention to speculate that the “players” influencing the “deal” are not in the room.

Who and what are they really hiding?  There is nothing that suggests selling the only asset MID has is a good idea. 

We believe MID has already over-contracted it’s Tuolumne River allocation.  Why would they do that and make false claims about it?


A JEWEL NO MORE

MID has a history rich in sacrifice, hard work and vision. Many in our community remember when MID was considered the “jewel of the valley” providing its customers with water and power priced below most of the nation.  

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