An Essay on the Neverlasting Hills

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 15
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1983
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title An Essay on the Neverlasting Hills
Description properties of Alma Larsen and the Drive-In Theater. The flow will continue to the swamp area west pf town. The streamflow will be diked and controlled as much as possible to allow the passage of traffic on 3rd East and the main highway (U.S. 89). 'We hope,' noted Mayor Hal Jensen, 'we can keep the water out of town. If the diversions don't hold, then citizens are cautioned to prepare to protect their own properties and to cooperatively assist others wherever the need arises.' At the highway it was found necessary to cut out a short segment the width of the channel and to dip it tem-porarily, for as long as the crisis lasted. A sign along the highway, however, labeled the dip a "bump." Still quoting Marian Lee, Sharon Sevy, city Emergency Preparedness Chairman, announced that 'An emergency hospital has been planned to be set up in the old Snow College gymnasium, Darlene Anderson and Sherron Boynton, Public Health Nurse, have coordinated arrangements with Snow College, city physicians, and local EMT's, together with assistance and materials from the local Relief Societies and other community citizens and groups.1 Where Manti was concerned, Pat Mellor wrote on June 2 that "Manti's 4th South Street has been turned into a channel carrying fast-moving runoff water from a diversion point at about 250 East 400 South west beyond the city limits and eventually into the Gunnison Reservoir. By Monday night (May 30) the street was carrying about 75 second feet of water which otherwise would have caused the creek to overflow. The city's emergency plan estimates that eventually the water in the 400 South diversion channel will possibly reach 400 second feet. 'By next week or so, the dike along 400 South might be shoulder height,' Emergency Services Committee Chairman Bill Mickelson also said. Mr. Mickelson said the city's water-carrying capa- 48-
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 15
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-18
Date Modified 2005-02-18
ID 323016
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