Pump issue frustrates council
February 25, 2021
In the summer of 2019, a new well and water tank were installed in Pine Haven for the betterment of the existing population and in anticipation of future growth. As the tank was built and raised onsite nearby, the well was drilled at the corner of Pine Haven Street and Vista Grande Drive.
To keep the wells fresh, the plan was to “switch back and forth” between the existing and the newly dug founts, according to Councilwoman Karla Brandenburg.
Everything seemed fine as the pump was started the first time, but a problem arose shortly after Public Works Director Sunny Schell tried a coupl...