. sco 'extends hand of (water) friendship'
h eIlasI n, in-effort to ireak m p e,,
NIVIAlER .\ i nnei b rww rM pipo.ai trre tor tr alaw it' to&e toot a"taor
"TM cWe' ,r1 n ctary an the office of t, ter busine. vo ., pay .r mn to buy wtr from West
DA CITY ine county e- toray John A.n who act, as water con. It as been hampered by wo utility C i ,,. .
S.B I~,thialt to P Coube dt. t tr Pidalt P Conty w e .* Ne pripa of thel, whole. T tract tmwuld aassi the regional
Sty ,requettodct wate otiations t Attorney Gerald Figunki aid. s le fit who iued to invalidate $4 5- authty ,dn boda -for the develop-
a wrkshop session of th Pinellas Conor L Ala and Terry Knepper, Pinellas ., illio in bonds ,the ountywants to iue, r elP d, Olson said.
mislTon Chairmh Mi OSaid Tueh- l* 1- e ridy thsat n got- 6 alBp wants West Coait Regnal 1wel fild fm Pis tinder ma agree-
,W w ; tor uh P had to buil.a pipeline to Wst Paao from its menL to p oid t county.
Bra'ao ty ceae .pse, w Ptils Co- lna at p Creek Well Field and ,hen ; foa to'
oapingwatr talks wi the eSh hboring Co iar Joha n i Chenut called stl it to the county. ; aAtia. con,
., sO.A. P ait P. o Water Authority connc-
0..thejo0taesion oed O ON A NTS Pina lla.s t .q~tionor ni,. ey e
th. 4t io.. .a.Wt ,a -.if 1. ....... a Cehl i aim JohFulleaid t r itn O r
W eitndtite hinmn dto ,naa r Auti oritiao stof.s o o it t qur uted ae lud conadetion for the Pl l o id. pirin -
., .-.. i .lll t -.oionoa to.. ,theb i.. Whole. .a.. .;. E tober 19838 to withdraw mill-ll on gallons
ale aels r f I tr. Crs Bar.
W.. a.,d. tdrnd ...h Olson l agreement package he dail y, milld allon maum from
seeklngwoluld puWt the county in theo vs.
step at a time, ipuming and testing."
.I -, ', Olson boid hq oald "tell Pinellas County that, for en-
.'" ..---"- --- vironmental reao a re reasons of just plain sanity we
e JakaVarn,Paaeo Countywater attorney,said Pinella dsanote.lyinot o had in hand and ask for 45-million ,
: .does nt want cotruction ona Ie from Cros Barto': gallsmamm. *, .
Saein until it ha tbe 45-milion i zaximth permit in'. : CrTUBr. AY meting, Va -brouht the
e dl xa tht iaa Po c"ah "look to Cro Biir onup tomato other water sus.He '
Sfor i:a' ii orrk t mnl .r CeTbs C Bi r ",n i, iit Ricsey hMov. r o
for he saidm Wal aceda ,it C m B r l e whas a t" from the shock:of learning it might be allowed to
w r fa.g do .. lea ae than epctedfwro Starkey Well
auo ritty millionn tbl. .o.nl ,-mll. .
mor thai, the lon that would be eed imi f Fied becane of salt Intrusion. But Starkey still offer thet p e
.e .i county mur opportunity on a short term bais otn-,
!- ,"ITs NOT SUCBH abl gamble," Fiurki id:. .Analysis of West Coast Utilitie by county consult-
,' oweve pecultarittnthe prdlaed drawdown pat ante should produce a 'bandpark price tag for its pur-
tern at Cross Bacouldn make future permittingfrm that chase bythe countyatend of January, ith a fal figure
ll field dodbtftL available by the end ofFerbruatry. .
While thay hesitate to develop Cross Bar without a N titon with Paco Water Authority Inc. to
I .!! .oia, 'ar W lCounty medial aei predicting a purchase it as et i atalndAtiUlbecauw co ultats ,
6 ^ -wshortage could Ihresult in re tied up with the Wet Coast Utilities negotiations.
,. drinking bans, m low water pressure and even a ban on .Varnadvsd that othe privsystem that do not
S. i ; eay. bt have the apcity for mediate hokup to the Pasco Wa-
Soansouht ommlldio n thewCroesBarn ter Authorilty ine would e oflittle to t ou ty. i
S.Pao Water Authority contract isue. The commission He Betd the waer firms line the mbailial cod fo
voted to support his stance of developing Cross Bar "one the whole sy sten well ultimately develop.
*A~. fil oM vaMb- ndo iray
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