Written on Oct, 10, 2014 by in , | Leave a comment
drones

“The era of government surveillance continues.” California Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed The Drove Privacy Protection Act, a bipartisan bill aimed at creating stricter guidelines for the use of drones in law enforcement surveillance. Under the bill, which had passed the state’s Senate and Assembly, police would have needed a warrant to use drones except in emergency situations like a hostage …

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Written on Oct, 09, 2014 by in , | Leave a comment
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If approved by the full City Council and signed into law by Mayor Keven Faulconer, the mandatory restrictions for November would include measures such as: • Watering lawns three days a week, and limited to seven minutes per station in November through May. • Using hoses with shut-off nozzles or timed-sprinkler systems to provide water to landscaped areas. • Washing …

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Written on Oct, 08, 2014 by in , | Leave a comment
water

Mandatory water restrictions could be coming to San Diego starting Nov. 1. Mayor Kevin Faulconer recommended Tuesday that the city move to drought alert status. Drought alert is one level up from where the city has been since July 1, in which limited water use is recommended but not required. Now Faulconer said measures to reduce water use should be …

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