A demolition company worker uses potable water from a city hydrant at Stanislaus and E streets to keep dust levels low on Friday, May 15, 2015 in Fresno, Calif. The city, wanting to conserve potable water, might require construction and demolition companies to go to the city's wastewater treatment plant to get extracted water for dust control during projects.
A demolition company worker uses potable water from a city hydrant at Stanislaus and E streets to keep dust levels low on Friday, May 15, 2015 in Fresno, Calif. The city, wanting to conserve potable water, might require construction and demolition companies to go to the city's wastewater treatment plant to get extracted water for dust control during projects. PHOTOS BY ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
A demolition company worker uses potable water from a city hydrant at Stanislaus and E streets to keep dust levels low on Friday, May 15, 2015 in Fresno, Calif. The city, wanting to conserve potable water, might require construction and demolition companies to go to the city's wastewater treatment plant to get extracted water for dust control during projects. PHOTOS BY ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com

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