John Lollis, Porterville City Manager, discusses the extreme drought impacts that the incorporated communities of East Porterville faced as they were left without drinking water. This spurred the East Porterville Water Supply Project: “It was pretty remarkable to see the single largest water connection project in the history of the state of California happened in about a year.” Learn more about the 755 residence that were connected to water and more about Porterville’s success with the spirit of collaboration.