Arizona’s Governor Katie Hobbs unsealed a previously unreleased report showing that demand for water in Phoenix’s West Valley exceeds the 100-year supply.

“We must talk about the challenge of our time: Arizona’s decades-long drought, over usage of the Colorado River, and the combined ramifications on our water supply, our forests, and our communities,” Governor Hobbs said.

KSB urges you to read the Governor’s news release at:

This is a significant step toward facing the issue of our finite water supply directly and realistically, although anticipated new development will only make the problem more severe.