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Why Are the Feds Trying to Kill Tombstone?

Pat5330 Wrote: May 17, 2012 6:45 AM
they have a putative right to the water they had already been taking. But they had NO right to block access to other people's property, ignore people's property lines, and wreak havoc on private property up there. I am really upset that so many conservative sites are circulating this FALSE INFORMATION. I know some of the people involved, and I know the area. I have driven one of the roads they messed up, a number of times. I have read many local newspaper accounts of what is going on, and have actually talked to some of the landowners affected. Don't be so quick to take sides in this one. Learn the facts FIRST, before you go blaming this on the federal government. If conservative sites can't be counted on for objective reporting, they

In Arizona, it's no surprise that water can be hard to come by, but why is the federal government is cutting off the water supply to the famous Old West town of Tombstone?  

Nearly a year ago, Tombstone's water supply lines were heavily damaged in a flood after a heavy rain due to a massive wildfire leaving loose soil in the area. (Read this article to find out why we can thank the Forest Service for catastrophic wildfires)

Since the damage, Tombstone residents have been fighting to repair the water lines, but because they run through...