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EPA Says California Violating Federal Water Regulations

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The Trump administration’s feud with San Francisco escalated further Wednesday when the Environmental Protection Agency issued a notice to San Francisco accusing the city and county of violating the federal Clean Water Act. The notice contained a veiled warning that it retains the option of seeking fines and penalties through administrative, civil or criminal actions over the violations. San Francisco Mayor London Breed said in a statement the notice “contained a series of mischaracterizations, inaccuracies and falsehoods.”