Title: re withdrawal of amount of water from well
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Title: re withdrawal of amount of water from well
Alternate Title: Order Number 73-6R, Amending Order 72-1, in re withdrawal of amount of water from well in Cosme-Odessa Well Field.
Physical Description: 4p.
Language: English
Publication Date: Nov. 14, 1973.
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Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
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General Note: Box 2, Folder 5B ( COSME-ODESSA SFWMD - SWFWMD ), Item 35
Funding: Digitized by the Legal Technology Institute in the Levin College of Law at the University of Florida.
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(3) Specifications and locations of the above facilities shall
be approved by the Staff of the SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT.


5. Reports of weekly average elevations for each weekly period shall be
made by CITY to DISTRICT by telephone on the following Monday and confirmed in

writing on forms to be provided by DISTRICT; such weekly periods shall commence

at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday of each week.

6. A hearing shall be held on April 10, 1974 to consider establishing of

monitor levels for the-shallow aquifer to become effective October 1, 1974.

7./ That the monitor levels set forth hereinabove shall apply until Octo-

ber 1, 1974 and thereafter until such regulatory levels and controls have been

modified by order of DISTRICT, provided, however, that the well field will be

closely monitored; any adverse horizontal or vertical movement of the saltwater-

freshwater interface could necessitate appropriate modification of regulatory

levels or such other action as may be required to halt such adverse movement;

any significant adverse environmental change attributable directly to the

operation of said well field could necessitate appropriate modification of

this order.

DONE and ORDERED this 14th day of November, 1973.

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
(REGULATORY), BY ITS GOVERNING BOARD
(SEAL)



D. '.' Mcteer, Chairman
Attest:



homas M. -Van der Veer, Assistant Secretary


















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Section 21 Well Fields shall not exceed 168 million gallons per week which

"amount shall not be figured cumulatively. Production shall be reasonably

balanced between the two well fields.

4. The CITY, its agents and employees, shall not withdraw, or cause to

be withdrawn, from the South Pasco Well Field, any amount of water which will

cause the levels in certain observation wells to be lower than the elevations

prescribed below:

a. The weekly average elevations of the potentiometric surface of

the Floridan Aquifer as determined cumulatively shall not be lower than:

(1) 42.0 feet above mean sea level as measured at the State
Road 54 deep observation well (281143N823047).

(2) 41.0 feet above mean sea level, as measured at the South

Pasco deep observation well #45 (281055N0823024).

(3) 37.0 feet above mean sea level, as measured at the South

Pasco deep observation well #42 (281035N0823057).

b. At no time shall the weekly average elevations of the potentio-
metric surface of the Floridan Aquifer be more than 4 feet below the elevations

set forth in (a) above.

c. Such weekly average elevations shall be calculated by adding to-

gether the high reading for each day and the low reading for each day, then
dividing the sum thereof by 14; each weekly period shall commence at 12:01 a.m.

on Saturday of each week.

d. The weekly average elevations shall be determined cumulatively

from August 1, 1973 through September 30, 1974. A new production year shall

start on October 1, 1974 and each October 1, thereafter. Cumulative weekly

average elevations shall not carry over from one production year to another,

and production causing regulatory levels to drop below the cumulative weekly
average elevations shall only be permitted during the first six weeks of each

production year.

e. The CITY, at its own expense, shall by June 1, 1974, provide the

following facilities:

(1) A deep observation well located west of the well field at
a distance of not less than 2,000 feet from a producing well.

(2) A recording precipitation gage located within the well field.


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average elevation of the potentiometric surface of the Floridan Aquifer as

determined cumulatively to be less than:


a. Twenty-two (22) feet above mean sea level as measured at the

"Water Plant E-100" observation well (280548N0823557).

b. Twenty-five (25) feet above mean sea level, as measured at the

"James 11" observation well (280703N0823417).

c. Twenty-four (24) feet above mean sea level, as measured at the

"Calm 33A" observation well (280836NO823438).

2. That the CITY, its agents and employees, shall not withdraw, or cause

to be withdrawn, from the wells in the aforesaid Section 21 Well Field, HILLS-

BOROUGH COUNTY, Florida, any amount of water which will cause the weekly average

elevation of the potentiometric surface of the Floridan Aquifer as determined

cumulatively to be less than:

a. Thirty-three (33) feet above mean sea level, as measured at

the "Hillsborough 13" observation well (280704N0823030).

b. Thirty-four (34) feet above mean sea level, as measured at

"Jackson 26A" observation well (280753N0823059).

3. In connection with the operation of the Cosme-Odessa and Section 21

Well Fields:

a. At no time shall the weekly average elevations of the potentio-

metric surface of the Floridan Aquifer be more than 3 feet below the elevations

set forth in paragraphs 1 and 2 above.


b. Weekly average elevations shall be calculated by adding together

the high reading for each day and the low reading for each day, then dividing

the sum thereof by 14; each weekly period shall commence at 12:01 a.m. on Satur-

day of each week.

c. The weekly average elevations shall be determined cumulatively from

November 1, 1973 through September 30, 1974. A new production year shall start

on October 1, 1974 and each October 1, thereafter. Cumulative weekly average

elevations shall not carry over from one production year to another, and produc-

tion causing regulatory levels to drop below the cumulative weekly average

elevations shall only be permitted during the first six weeks of each production

year.

d. The total maximum withdrawals from the combined Cosme-Odessa and


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SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT (REGULATORY)


IN RE:

THE OPERATION BY THE CITY OF )
ST. PETERSBURG OF THE COSME-ODESSA )
WELL FIELD AND THE SECTION 21 WELL ) ORDER NUMBER 73-6R
FIELD IN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, ) (AMENDING ORDER NUMBER 72-1)
FLORIDA AND THE PASCO WELL FIELD )
IN PASCO COUNTY, FLORIDA )


This matter came before the Board of Governors of the Southwest Florida

Water Management District (Regulatory), hereinafter referred to as "Board", at

a public hearing duly and properly held before the Board on November 14, 1973,

notice having been duly given to the City of St. Petersburg, a municipal corpo-

ration, hereinafter referred to as "City", for the purpose of promulgating

further orders dealing with those certain well fields operated by the City in

Hillsborough County, Florida, known as the Cosme-Odessa Well Field and the

Section 21 Well Field, and in Pasco County, Florida, known as the South Pasco

Well Field, located in the Sections 28, 32 and 33, Township 26 South, Range 18

East, and the Board having considered that certain agreement entered into on

November 14, 1973 between Southwest Florida Water Management District, Southwest

Florida Water Management District (Regulatory), Pinellas County, Pasco County,

Hillsborough County, and City of St. Petersburg, particularly numbered paragraphs

11 and 23 through 28, inclusive, and the City.having been present and represented

by its counsel at said hearing, and the Board having carefully considered the

testimony and evidence presented, together with arguments of counsel, does find

as follows:

A. That, under present conditions and in light of the existing circum-

stances, it is reasonable for the Board to modify Order Number 72-1 relating

to the operation of the Cosme-Odessa and Section 21 Well Fields and the South

Pasco Well Field consistent with the provisions setforth in that certain

agreement referred to hereinabove.

IT IS THEREUPON ORDERED that Order Number 72-1, is hereby amended to read

as follows:

1. That the CITY, its agents and employees, shall not withdraw, or cause

to be withdrawn, from the wells in the aforesaid Cosme-Odessa Well Field,

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Florida, any amount of water which will cause the weekly






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