On December 7, 2021, Inland Action met with Bob Tincher, Chief of Water Resources, San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District. Formed under the Municipal Water District Act of 1911, the Valley District is a wholesale water agency that serves a 352 square miles area with almost 700,000 people. They serve as a State Water Contractor. Our region has been in a drought locally for the last 23 years. Because the District has been proactive and made significant investments in our region, we have avoided a crisis situation. The next generation with benefit from the same kind of planning and continued investment to maintain water supply reliability.