June 24, 2010
Through Fire and Water : The Monterey Peninsula’s water woes have run a centuries-old course.
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Pre-1880s: Monterey Peninsula residents use windmills to fill their cisterns with brackish water. 1881: Pacific Improvement Co. builds the Carmel River Dam and begins delivering water to Monterey. 1907-1949: Monterey County Water Works, a Del ...