Water shortages in the fabled Italian city underscore the need to invest in infrastructure, efficiency and planning.
Century-old workhorse dam keeps the water flowing and the temperatures just right for great fishing.
Local park district reduces water use by 28 million gallons annually after irrigation technology upgrades.
As population growth alters the cityscape, water planners balance supply needs with demand for outdoor recreation.
Long-awaited project will increase water storage on north side of collection system and deliver environmental benefits.