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2013 NEWS RELEASES

Regional Reservoir Case Ends for Tampa Bay Water

CLEARWATER, Fla. (October 21, 2013) — By a vote of 8-0, Tampa Bay Water’s board of directors voted today to pay HDR Engineering’s legal fees and costs, totaling about $21 million, and to...
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Prescribed Burns Scheduled for Cypress Creek Wellfield

LAND O’ LAKES, PASCO COUNTY – Tampa Bay Water will be conducting “controlled, prescribed burns” during the summer and fall months (August through December) on the Cypress Creek Wellfield property.
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Community Invited to Help Plan for Future Water Supply

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water is seeking community input on the region’s future drinking water supply as it updates its Long-Term Master Water Plan. The agency is asking residents, businesses and community groups to...
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Tampa Bay Regional Water Supply and Drought Update: Final Update

CLEARWATER, Fla. (July 16, 2013) —Tampa Bay Water has transitioned from a Phase 3 to a Phase 2 water shortage status due to the increased production from the Tampa Bay Regional Surface Water Treatment Plant.
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Deadline Approaching for Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Awards Program

Clearwater, Fla. (June 19, 2013) – Don’t wait any longer! If your yard incorporates Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ principles with attractive design, it might have what it takes to win.
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Tampa Bay Regional Water Supply and Drought Update

CLEARWATER, Fla. (June 20, 2013) — Tampa Bay Water has transitioned from a Phase 4 to a Phase 3 water shortage status because the Surface Water Treatment Plant has started providing water...
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Tampa Bay Water Selects New General Manager, Approves 2014 Budget

Clearwater, Fla. (June 17, 2013) – By a vote of 8-0, Tampa Bay Water’s board of directors hired Matthew W. Jordan as Tampa Bay Water’s new general manager.
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Controlled Burns Scheduled for C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir

PICNIC and LITHIA, HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY – Tampa Bay Water will be conducting “controlled, prescribed burns” during the summer and fall months (June through December 2013) on the...
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Tampa Bay Water Completes Contract Negotiations with New General Manager

Clearwater, Fla. (May 20, 2013) – Tampa Bay Water's chairman and general counsel have successfully completed contract negotiations with Matthew W. Jordan and he has accepted the position as Tampa Bay Water's new general manager.
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Tampa Bay Regional Water Supply and Drought Update

CLEARWATER, Fla. (April 17, 2013)— Due to below average rainfall since October, exhausted river water flows and current regional water supply conditions, the Tampa Bay region remains in a Phase 4 water shortage status.
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Tampa Bay Water Board Approves Seeber Resignation; Appoints Chuck Carden Interim General Manager

Clearwater, Fla. (April 16, 2013) – The Tampa Bay Water Board of Directors on Monday approved the resignation of General Manager, Gerald J. Seeber. The board then unanimously voted to appoint Chief Operating Officer, Chuck Carden to Interim General Manager.
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Tampa Bay Regional Water Supply and Drought Update

CLEARWATER, Fla. (March 8, 2013)— Tampa Bay Water has sufficient drinking water supplies to serve the region; however, the Tampa Bay region is moving to Phase 4 water shortage status.
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Open House Scheduled for Reservoir Renovation Project

LITHIA, FL – Tampa Bay Water is hosting an open house meeting on Tues., Jan. 22, 2013, at Lithia’s Newsome High School cafeteria, 16550 Fishhawk Blvd.
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