Governor to sign water conservation executive order

What: Gov. Herbert will sign an executive order mandating water conservation for state agencies and state-owned and managed facilities. The governor hopes the executive order will set an example, and Utahns will also adopt long-term water conservation practices. The signing will take place following an internal briefing with the Governor’s Water Strategy Advisory Team discussing Utah’s current water situation, a short-term action plan by local water districts in response to the drought and an update on the state’s 50-year water strategy.

Who: Gov. Gary R. Herbert
Alan Matheson, environmental advisor to Gov. Herbert
Eric Millis, director, Division of Water Resources

When: Wed., June 3, 2015 at 4:50 p.m.

Where: Governor’s Formal Office, Utah State Capitol
350 North State Street, Salt Lake City, UT, 84103