Water management districts in North Florida are in the hot seat over the way they distribute water permits. The current dry conditions are pitting agriculture against residents in a number of north central florida communities. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports many people says the agency needs to rethink just how much water everyone can pump.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/waterfinal.mp3]
For the city of Archer, a plan to build a wastewater treatment plant has been clogged by years of debate, inability to find adequate land and, recently, a battle between the city and one local couple.