San Bernardino's Bold Rejuvenation Plan -- Use Water!

A plan to use excess water to rejuvenate San Bernardino's blighted areas is proposed. Lakes, streams, running paths, parks and waterfront shops are included in this $200 million first phase estimate.
July 24, 2000, 7am PDT | Gwen Hilburn
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San Bernardino sits on an underground lake bigger than Shasta. Seismic experts warn of danger because of the two major faults the city also sits on. The mayor is backing a plan to use this water to revamp the blighted 316-acre downtown area, creating networks of lakes and streams in the city.Opponents of the plan point to previous failed attempts at redevelopment.

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Published on Monday, July 24, 2000 in The Los Angeles Times
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