Hunter Lake http://wuis.org en Springfield Aldermen Not Ready To Commit To Hunter Lake http://wuis.org/post/springfield-aldermen-not-ready-commit-hunter-lake <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A majority of Springfield aldermen last night expressed doubt about an ordinance that would commit to building the second water source known as Hunter Lake. Council members voted down the plan. </span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><br>The city has long been concerned about finding a way to supplement Lake Springfield. &nbsp; Recent droughts have added to the urgency. &nbsp;</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><p>CWLP Director Eric Hobbie says regardless of the council’s vote, the city has to pursue a water supply alternative.</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 04:38:21 +0000 Lee Strubinger 20190 at http://wuis.org Springfield Aldermen Not Ready To Commit To Hunter Lake Aldermen Call For Movement On Hunter Lake http://wuis.org/post/aldermen-call-movement-hunter-lake <p><span style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: medium; line-height: 1.5;">Several Springfield aldermen want to ramp up efforts for building Hunter Lake. &nbsp; </span></p><p><span style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: medium; line-height: 1.5;">The proposed second water source for the city has been on the drawing board for decades, but the state EPA and Army Corps of Engineers must sign off on the project. &nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 04:43:40 +0000 Lee Strubinger 18799 at http://wuis.org Aldermen Call For Movement On Hunter Lake