Category Archives: KLWTD

It’s Back to Business for the District

Things seem to be moving right along at the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District, and I couldn’t be happier. First and most important, the District’s Lead Operator, Jered Primicerio, won an award.  It’s quite an honor, and quite an achievement. Key … Continue reading

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How About Some Good News?

I’m pretty sure I write one of the most depressing blogs on the internet.  It’s all about local government insanity that seems to get worse and worse every day.  Sorry about that.  Governments in Monroe County don’t give me a whole … Continue reading

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Swap Agreement: Second Payment

Monroe County made its second payment to the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District (KLWTD).  Here’s their press release in the Blue Paper.  Amazingly, the item is semi-accurate, but it is laced with a little spin.  The county just can’t help themselves.

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District News Round-up

Since I look so closely into the Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority (FKAA) wastewater treatment plants, I guess it’s only fair to look into the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District (District) wastewater treatment plant, too.  The District pulled a total phosphorus number … Continue reading

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Cross Key Letter

I saw this thoughtful letter by Howard Gelbman in the Free Press about the Cross Key/Monroe Park situation.  It’s an open letter to Governor Rick Scott.  Scott hasn’t been terribly sympathetic to the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District (District) or to … Continue reading

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Change at the District – Looking Ahead

The Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District board declined to renew the general manager’s contract last Tuesday.  There’s an article about it in the Keynoter/Reporter.  Nothing in the sad, old Free Press.  I guess we won’t hear from them until next … Continue reading

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Change at the District

The Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District (District) board declined to renew the general manager’s contract at tonight’s meeting.

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Monroe Park Mess

  The Free Press covered the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District’s January 17th meeting.  Sounds interesting.  Robby Majeska was chosen as the replacement for Norm Higgins, who passed away unexpectedly in late December.  Majeska gave up his seat to run for … Continue reading

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Key Largo Wastewater – Grievance Policy

I had to chuckle over this story in the Reporter about the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District’s grievance policy.  They’re always having a spirited debate over something.  I think newly elected commissioner, Sue Heim, did a really good job of getting … Continue reading

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Norm Higgins – Sad Goodbye

Norm Higgins passed away suddenly last week.  He was a long time Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District (KLWTD) commissioner, and more than that, a really nice guy.  Vietnam veteran.  Cared about the community, especially those who were struggling.  He loved his … Continue reading

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