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Brown: Why the Poseidon Permit Adoption Hearing Must be Accessible to All Communities

In July, the Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Board is holding a virtual permit adoption hearing for the proposed Poseidon desalination plant, which can be seen to a barrier to many wishing to give public comment. This format doesn’t follow the fundamental role of government – to represent the people.