Opinion: Unless Mexico Honors Water Treaty, Valley Could Face Disastrous Summer

  • May 24, 2013
  • "As the record-setting drought continues, the Rio Grande Valley is marching toward a disastrous summer. The Valley’s economy is threatened, as the price of water rises for farmers, municipalities and consumers alike. Unless the drought ends, the worst-case scenario is looming – water may not be available for many uses, at any price..." READ FULL TEXT of opinion piece by Commissioners Staples & Rubinstein