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Rome considering rationing water to 1.5 million

Rome considering rationing water to 1.5 million
Posted at 5:40 PM, Jul 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-24 14:00:49-04

ROME (SKY TG24/CNN) -  Rome is experiencing an extreme drought.

And the lake that supplies it with water is running low.  The proposal is to turn the water off every day for about one and a half million Romans.

The plan, however, would ensure the protection of hospitals, firefighters, and other sensitive activities.

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