Lake Hearing Set Friday on Pollution

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Title

Lake Hearing Set Friday on Pollution

Alternative Title

Lake Hearing Set Friday on Pollution

Subject

Lake Apopka (Fla.)
Eustis (Fla.)
Water quality--Florida
Pollution--Florida

Description

A newspaper article from The Orlando Sentinel discussing an upcoming meeting to be held by the Lake Apopka Technical Committee regarding the restoration of Lake Apopka in Florida. The committee was formed by Florida Governor Claude R. Kirk, Jr. (1926-2011) on April 18, 1967, with C. W. Sheffield to serve as chairman, and was tasked with restoring Lake Apopka. According to the article, the public hearing was that aimed to update citizens on the committee's progress and its future plans. The article also mentions meetings between Eustis City Attorney Neil Donald Huebsch (ca. 1927-2014) and representatives of the Florida Comptroller Fred Otis Dickinson (1922-1998). These meetings sought to discuss the impact of the Florida Air and Water Pollution Control Act, which was passed into law in 1967.

Source

Photocopy of original newspaper article: "Lake Hearing Set Friday On Pollution." The Orlando Sentinel, January 26, 1968: binder 1968, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1968-01-26

Date Copyrighted

1968-01-26

Date Issued

1968-01-26

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied newspaper article: "Lake Hearing Set Friday On Pollution." The Orlando Sentinel, January 26, 1968.

Is Part Of

Binder 1968, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.
Friends of Lake Apopka Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

153 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Lake Apopka, Florida
Eustis, Florida
Tallahassee, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by The Orlando Sentinel.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Orlando Sentinel and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

King, Joshua

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"Learn About Your Watershed: Ocklawaha River Watershed." Florida's Water: Ours to Protect, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Accessed June 12, 2015. http://www.protectingourwater.org/watersheds/map/ocklawaha/.

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