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Tampa's reservoir
Southwest Florida Water Management District

The city of Tampa has withdrawn its request for $1.6 million to pay for a study of injecting reclaimed wastewater into the underground aquifer - so it could be used again.  The city took the request off the table at a recent meeting of Tampa Bay Water, the area's regional water supply authority.

Hillsborough River dam
Southwest Florida Water Management District

The regional water authority postponed a decision Monday on a controversial plan that would take treated wastewater from the city of Tampa and inject it underground for later use. It's the latest delay for the proposal.