Title: Letter re water well survey in the area of northwest Hillsborough County
CITATION PAGE IMAGE
Full Citation
STANDARD VIEW MARC VIEW
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00051289/00001
 Material Information
Title: Letter re water well survey in the area of northwest Hillsborough County
Alternate Title: Letter re water well survey in the area of northwest Hillsborough County conducted by the Keystone Civic Association, including blank copy of survey form used, copy of the survey form with initial results to questions answered by 270 respondents, and comp
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
 Subjects
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
 Notes
General Note: Box 2, Folder 5D ( COSME-ODESSA SFWMD - SWFWMD ), Item 130
Funding: Digitized by the Legal Technology Institute in the Levin College of Law at the University of Florida.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00051289
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: Levin College of Law, University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

Full Text




S.S Southwest Florida

SWater Management District
A V H 2379 Broad Street (U.S. 41 South) Brooksville, Florida 34609-6899 /
-l y Phone (904) 796-7211 or 1-800-423-1476 SUNCOM 628-4150
CEi, T.D.D. No. only: 1-800-231-6103 LQ 1 er .."
March 9, 1993

Charles A. Black -.
Chairman. Crystal River Alisn Adams, P E.
Roy G. Harrell, Jr. Alison Adams, F.E
Vice Chairman. St. Petersburg West Coast Regional Water Supply Authority MaR 10 99
ally Thompson 2535 Landmark Drive
Secretary. Tampa
JoeL.Davis, Jr. Clearwater, Florida 33519 /
Treasurer; Wauchula /
RamonF.Con Subject: Keystone Civic Association Wate y'qe
James L. Cox
Lakeland Dear Ms. Adams:
Rebecca M. Eger
Sarasota
JohnT.Hamner As you were made aware at the February 25, 1993, Keystone
Bradenton
CurtisL. Law Civic Association meeting, the Keystone Civic Association is
LandO Lakes conducting an on-going water well survey in the area of
James E. Marlin
St.Petersburg northwest Hillsborough County. On March 4, 1993, members of
Margaret W. Sistrunk the Keystone Civic Association provided the District with the
Odessa initial results of the water well survey. As explained by the
Peter G. Hubbell Association members, the water well survey is being conducted
Executive Director through mailed questionnaires and all of the responses to the
Mark D. Farrell
Assistant Executive Director survey questions are being entered onto a spreadsheet
EdwardB. Helvenston database. In addition, the Association has also catalogued
General Counsel comments which are submitted with the responses to the survey.
The survey addresses primarily water quality issues but does
include a question regarding dry wells. None of the survey
respondents names have been provided with the information,
however, their addresses are provided in the spreadsheet
database.

Enclosed for the Authority's information and disposition is a
copy of the entire packet submitted by the Keystone Civic
Association members. Included please find a blank copy of the
actual survey form being used, a copy of the survey form with
the initial results to questions answered by 270 respondents,
a computer disc containing the spreadsheet database file in
Lotus format (SWFWM.WK1) and the catalogued comments in ASCII
format (SWFWM.TXT), and a copy of the code table for the
spreadsheet. Any questions the Authority may have regarding
the survey should be addressed to Mr. Warren B. Nelms,
Keystone Civic Association, at his home telephone number of
(813) 920-6858.






Excellence ,~ 01O -
ThrouLg
Q ualit!
Service










Alison Adams, P.E.
Page 2 of 2
March 9, 1993


If the District may be of further assistance, please contact me at
the Tampa Permitting Department at (813) 985-7481, extension 2047.

Sincerely,



Ja es P. Guida, P.G., Supervisor
Water Use Permitting
Tampa Permitting Department
Resource Regulation


Enclosures as stated

MAC:JPG
cc: File of Record WUP Nos. 200003.02, 200004.02, and 203647.02
Bill Johnson, City of St. Petersburg, Public Utilities Director
R. McLean
J. Heuer
K. Weber
J. Parker
M. Cabana
M. Haberman
W. Nelms, Keystone Civic Association








Please start by numbering (on the top right corner) each survey, starting
the first one with number Then use that number as your entry
for 'NUM".



Eield Field Name ype.. Width Explaination of Field Name & Instructions

1 NUM Numeric 3 Number of survey
2 DUMMY Character 5 Leave blank
3 AGE Numeric 6
4 HOWLONG Numeric 6
5 CHANGE Logical 1 Any Logical field enter Y for Yes or N for No
6 BETTER Logical 1 if the survey says Y or check mark. If the
7 WORSE Logical 1 survey is blank, leave that field blank.
8 NO_CHANGE Logical 1 Not on survey: if there are no changes enter "Y"
9 DRY_YN Logical 1 EXCEPTION: If they have entered comments
10 WENT_DRY Character 35 in any of these character fields, they should have
11 COLOR_YN Logical 1 put a check in the Logical field. Therefore, enter
12 COLOR Character 35 a Y for the Logic.
13 MUSTYYN Logical 1
14 MUSTY Character 35
15 ROT_EGG_YN Logical 1
16 ROT_EGG Character 35 Example: The survey says "smell started 1989" here
17 TASTEYN Logical 1 so there should be a "Y" in ROT_EGG_YN"
18 TASTE Character 35
19 SEDIMNT_YN Logical 1
20 SEDIMENT Character 35
21 TRUST_YN Logical 1
22 TRUST Character 35
23 OILY_YN Logical 1
24 OILY Character 35
25 DRINK Logical 1
26 BUY_WATER Logical 1 There are many times comments here and in other
27 WASH_WELL Logical 1 places. Save them for the memo in the MISCELLAN
28 DRINK_IST Logical 1 (last) field.
29 H20_COND Logical 1
30 COND_KIND Character 25
31 COND_COST Numeric 4 When costs are given as $xx /month, multiply the
32 IRON_FILT Logical 1 xx times 12 (months) times 10 (years life) for the
33 IRON_KIND Character 12 best guess at equating to the other surveys. Combine
34 IRON_COST Numeric 4 IRON_COST with COND_COST before the multiply
35 MEASURES Character 45 and enter the single number in field 31.
36 PAY Logical 1
37 COVERED Logical 1
38 AGENCY Character 12
39 CLOSE_LPCS Character 1 If there is a number in Field 40, put a "Y" here. Better.
40 LPCS_FEET Numeric 5 if you can tell it's a lake, put a "L", a pond, "P", etc.
41 DEPTH Numeric 5
42 CASE_DEPTH Numeric 5
43 WELL_SIZE Numeric 2 2, 3, 4, whatever
44 PUMP_JSC Character 1 Enter "J", "S", or "C" for type of pump
45 BOREDRIVE Character 1 Enter "B" for Bored (drilled) or a "D" for Driven
46 TESTED Logical 1
47 BY_WHOM Character 30
48 WHEN_YEAR Numeric 4
49 RESULTS Character 40
50 FAR_MILES Numeric 4 If they entered in feet, divide by 5280 and enter as
51 NAME_LAST Character 14 nearest one decimal place.
52 NAME_FIRST Character 12
53 PHONE Character 8
54 ADDRESS Character 30
55 CROSS_STR Character 20
56 MISCELLAN Memo 10 When cursor is in this Memo field, enter Ctrl Home
to start writing memo. Type in all comments from
survey with enough info to show where the comments
are coming from. Enter your comments within brackets
Example: [NAME NOTE: This survey needs special
attention.] When through with memo, Ctrl W gets
you back to the MISCELLAN field. Enter or down
arrow saves this record and starts you into next record.








Well Water Survey


This survey is undertaken on behalf of the Keystone Civic Association to determine possible changes in
well water quality within the past 10 years.
Please complete this survey form only if you have well water.
Please fill out only one survey form.
You do not have to be a member of the KCA to respond to this survey.
If there are any technical questions concerning your well about which you are not certain, they
can probably be answered by calling the company that drilled your well.
If there are questions which you are unable to answer, just skip them and answer the rest.


What is the age of your well? years. How long have you had this well? years.
Over the last ten years have you noticed a change in your well water quality?
Better? Worse?_ If you have noticed no change, please complete the name and address portion
of the questionnaire and return this form to the address listed on the back. If your answer indicated that
you have noticed a change in water quality, please complete the remainder of the form.


Please check all conditions which apply to the changes in water quality which you have observed. On
the line following the condition, please make any explanation which you feel would help us to better
understand the problems you have had.
Well went dry

Color
Musty smell
Rotten egg smell

Taste
SSediment
Rust or iron staining
Slickness (oily or greasy feel)


Do you drink your well water? Do you buy drinking water?
Do you wash clothes with your well water?
When you first used this well, did you drink the well water?
Do you have a water conditioner? What kind?
Approximate cost? $
Do you have an iron filter? What kind? Approximate cost? $




(O VER)










What other measures have been taken to correct your water problems?



Did you pay for these measures? Were the expenses covered by any governmental agency or
water authority? If so, which agency or authority?
How close is your well located to a lake, pond, creek, or swamp?
How deep is your well? feet. How deep is your well cased? feet.
Circle one: My well is 2", 4", 6".
Circle one: I have a jet pump. submersible pump, centrifugal pump.
Circle one: My well was rotary drilled, driven.


Have you had your water Iested? By whom? When?
Results


(We would appreciate copies of any lab tests. current or past. y'ou may have that would substantiate
the problems that you have described. Please attach copies to this form.)


How far is your well located from the nearest public well'?




Name:
Phone:
Address: Odessa, FL 33556
Nearest cross street: _


Your participation is greatly appreciated!


Please return this form to the following address:

Keystone Civic Association
P. O. Box 95
Odessa, FL 33556








Well Water Survey Totals of 270 Returns


This survey is undertaken on behalf of the Keystone Civic Association to determine possible changes in
well water quality within the past 10 years.
Please complete this survey form only if you have well water.
Please fill out only one survey form.
You do not have to be a member of the KCA to respond to this survey.
If there are any technical questions concerning your well about which you are not certain, they
can probably be answered by calling the company that drilled your well.
If there are questions which you are unable to answer, just skip them and answer the rest.

What is the age of your well? 14 years. How long have you had this well? 12 years. [Average]
Over the last ten years have you noticed a change in your well water quality? 209
Better? 1 Worse? 211 If you have noticed no change, please complete the name and address
portion of the questionnaire and return this form to the address listed on the back. If your answer indicated
that you have noticed a change in water quality, please complete the remainder of the form.


Please check all conditions which apply to the changes in water quality which you have observed. On
the line following the condition, please make any explanation which you feel would help us to better
understand the problems you have had.
23 Well went dry
169 Color
94 Musty smell
144 Rotten egg smell
159 Taste
133 Sediment
220 Rust or iron staining
39 Slickness (oily or greasy feel)


Do you drink your well water? 144 Do you buy drinking water? 151
Do you wash clothes with your well water? 244
When you first used this well, did you drink the well water? 221
Do you have a water conditioner? 187 What kind?
Approximate cost? $ 180.208
Do you have an iron filter? 109 What kind? Approximate cost? $ 57,222




(O VER)








What other measures have been taken to correct your water problems?



Did you pay for these measures? Were the expenses covered by any governmental agency or
water authority? If so, which agency or authority?
How close is your well located to a lake, pond, creek, or swamp?
How deep is your well? 151 feet. How deep is your well cased? 72 feet. [Average]
Circle one: My well is 2", 4", 6".
Circle one: I have a jet pump, submersible pump, centrifugal pump.
Circle one: My well was rotary drilled, driven.


Have you had your water tested? By whom? __When?
Result.


(We would appreciate copies of any lab tests, current or past, you may have that would substantiate
the problems that you have described Please attach copies to this form.)


How far is your well located from the nearest public well?




Name:
Phone:
Address: Odessa, FL 33556
Nearest cross street:


Your participation is greatly appreciated!


Please return this form to the following address:

Keystone Civic Association
P. O. Box 95
Odessa, FL 33556







LAW OFFICES
BLAIN & GONE, P. A.
L. M. BUDDY BLAIN 202 MADISON STREET
THOMAS E. CONE, JR. TAMPA, FLORIDA 33602
RODNEY S. FIELDS, JR. (813) 223-3888
TRACEY Y. PORTER FAX (813) 228-6422


February 23, 1993





Ms. Ann Green
Processing and Records
Southwest Florida Water
Management District
2379 Broad Street
Brooksville, FL 34609-6899

RE: WUP Application Nos. 200003.02, 200004.02, and 203647.02

Dear Ann:

Please advise if there has been any other Requests for Additional Information or responses
from the Authority on the above referenced WUP applications since November 25, 1992. If so,
we would appreciate receiving copies. Your assistance is appreciated. If you have any
questions, please call.

Sincerely,




Catherine Lamica
Legal Assistant

CL









LAW OFFICES

BLAIN & CONE, P.A.


L. M. BUDDY BLAIN 202 MADISON STREET
THOMAS E. CONE, JR. TAMPA, FLORIDA 33602
------(813) 223-3888
HALLIE S. EVANS FAX: (813) 228-6422
RODNEY S. FIELDS, JR.
TRACEY Y. PORTER

DATE: 2- l1 -.

FACSIMILE HEADER SHEET


TO: OA QL FAX NO. (0qo) 15 4 4oe2-.

FR: Co-k- FAX NO. (813 )228-6422

SUBJECT:
Co-y._. Oe JkLu LQ._



NUMBER OF PAGES TO FOLLOW I


SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS, IF ANY:










The pages comprising this facsimile transmission contain CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION
from Blain & Cone, P.A. This information is intended solely for use by the individual entity
named as the recipient hereof. If you are not the intended recipient, be aware that any
disclosure, copying, distribution, or use of the contents of this transmission is prohibited. If you
have received this transmission in error, please notify us by telephone immediately so we may
arrange to retrieve this transmission at no cost to you.






LAW OFFICES
BLAIN & CONE, P. A.

L. M. BUDDY BLAIN 202 MADISON STREET
THOMAS E. CONE, JR. TAMPA, FLORIDA 33602
""--- (813) 223-3888
HALLIE S. EVANS FAX (813) 228-6422
SUSAN K. SCARCELLI
CHARLES E. KLUG, JR.
RODNEY S. FIELDS, JR.

November 6, 1992











Processing and Records Division
Southwest Florida Water
Management District
2379 Broad Street
Brooksville, FL 34609-6899



Re: Cosme-Odessa Wellfield



To Whom It May Concern:



I would like to receive notice of any meetings or hearings in which the Cosme-
Odessa Wellfield permit application will be a topic of discussion.

I would also appreciate receiving copies of all pleadings and correspondence in
reference to this permit application.

Sin rely !





Rodney S. Fields, Jr.



RSF/kmm








B&CZ03:11481 A05.COU






J 2i Jfr.,'-~ -- ,- -- -" -: ;- :- --. .. .. .. .


II.. t ,.,, ..:..:A-
.-"I .-. .

1_9- .'. I ,: '. .-,
.,OW 20 20 .22
~`'
C






;O L
isi
oo









w:; ; I>9
-- *'b~fr j r'
rr




"r ..-. .,. K --
z z ZY




-,_ L -.. -: .-




E- ST- P I I -7!.









..4,,..EL, j,-W-P.-.;; .


"~:* "- ..... ..." _t w A
": . :l ,L, ,
GI.

..3 .. ... . _
.. ............

I x x ..- ,., .:
T.6 I "Mr.






























LiV'-- i -0
e .4 0





:~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ .. -.-. -. ,-. -.. ,. ;- ."
cwtr c





-.,- 6_'%,, Lob
_00,I


3 'free 'N







fin ..
--. Me .
Aar 7w I'
'c J 3' -:';;- --...- -' :. i ... 'o.' " '" ..Z ' -
c hhe


or
cb,
LL





". "I J O"n,
,I, '": ":.-i ..~rii'#diF d~~
.. _: _-. ,. _
., ,,rcS',,Q .

13 r






&Sao
,, ' --IL --.. . .-3e',.: .. . ., ..-. , .. . ,
.. -.1__,' -" .. ,,,,: '-.- -" "T.; ....A. i..E., {j:, .'. t -

"* : 1., .' *
-~~k Tj .` ...- ,,-,
a ... .-t .. -.., . ... .. .
.- i O -- ,; ... . .. .'.
... .....- .-, . I, '
_~ : .. .._ ____.. _. ....~


..--~~~ '' ..L_ "
7 "" =

o "' I i
-. ..
.~ .i .. r
J .. .. ., .
,, .-: a > ,, -
"~ .-,- I (

















Gf November 30, 1992



PLY Ms. Catherine Lamica
Blain & Cone, P.A.
203 Madison Street
Tampa, FL 33602

Re: Regional Water Supply System Phase I
Western End Loop/Cosme Transmission Mains
Project No. 42940

Dear Ms. Lamica:

In response to your request of November 20, 1992, I have enclosed a map
that shows the pipeline route for the above referenced project.

If you should have any questions, please give me a call.

Sincerely,


Board of
Directors Donald J. toward, P.E.
Charges Eainey Project Engineer

DJH:vmc 1l802.cyb
Ann Hildebrand
Mike Salmon Enclosure
Paul Yingst
DebraPrewitt cc: Ed de la Parte, de la Parte & Gilbert
(w/o enc.)

General
Manager
Harold V Aiken





2535 Landmark Drive
Suite 211 Clearwater
Florida 34621
813 7962355
Pinellas
813 9962835
Hillsborough




University of Florida Home Page
© 2004 - 2010 University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries.
All rights reserved.

Acceptable Use, Copyright, and Disclaimer Statement
Last updated October 10, 2010 - - mvs