Chuck Williams, longest-serving Kern River Watermaster, dies at 93

May 6, 2022
by Lois Henry, SJV Water
Chuck Williams, longest serving Kern River Watermaster, dies at age of 93. SOURCE: Bakersfield booklet on Kern River purchase
Lois Henry, SJV Water

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Chuck Williams, the longest serving “interim, acting” Kern River Watermaster, died Friday.

He was 93.

Attorney Scott Kuney, who worked with Williams at North Kern Water Storage District, remembered Williams as a “man of great faith, integrity and a consensus maker.

“And he was fun,” Kuney said Friday. “He had a thousand stories.”

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