Local fund-raisers eye options
Tokay sophmore Travis Hull gets a water sample from the Mokelumne River at the scenic outlook site March of 2004 as the Storm Drain Detectives conduct their monthly testing. The Storm Drain Detectives have taken it upon themselves to educate others about the water pollution caused by large car washing events. (News-Sentinel file photo)
Posted: Monday, September 18, 2006 10:00 pm
A group of teenagers stands on a street corner waving
posterboard signs advertising a car wash fund-raiser, it's a common
site in most cities on a warm weekend, but not in Lodi.
Cheerleaders and band members haven't been driven away by
professional car washing services, but by a city ordinance to
eliminate community car washes as a way to reduce storm water
Monday, September 18, 2006 10:00 pm.