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Pinellas reclaimed water system returns to full operation

NORTH PINELLAS

Reclaimed water fully operational

The reclaimed water system in North Pinellas will return to full operation beginning today. County officials said the system is now capable of operating at full capacity thanks to the implementation of zone control, customer response to a request to conserve, and the return of seasonal rains. Reclaimed water customers are still encouraged to conserve by limiting irrigation to every other day. The voluntary watering on alternate days should follow this schedule based on house numbers: House numbers ending in an even number (0, 2, 4, 6, 8), water on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. House numbers ending in an odd number (1, 3, 5, 7, 9), water on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. House numbers ending in a mixed or no address water on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday. The county asks reclaimed water customers to refrain from watering between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. For more information, call (727) 464-4000.

COUNTYWIDE

Honor veterans on WWII Memorial

Any veteran, or American on the home front, who helped win World War II is eligible for the World War II Registry of Remembrances. One's own name may be entered or the name of another to be honored for their service during the war. The Registry of Remembrances will be accessible at the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Names may be registered via the Internet at wwiimemorial.com. Registration is free. For more information, call the World War II Memorial Processing Center toll-free at 1-800-639-4992.

CLEARWATER

Aging Well Center has Writer's Circle

Older adults are invited to join the Clearwater Aging Well Center's Writer's Circle, an ongoing creative writing class and workshop series that will be held in the center's Grand Room, inside the Long Center. Beginning Tuesday, University of Tampa instructor Heather Jones will lead two-hour classes every other Tuesday. The remaining Tuesdays will be one-hour sharing and critique sessions or "writer's circles." The monthly course schedule will be as follows:

• Week 1, 3:30-5:30 p.m.: Instructor-led

• Week 2, 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Group writer's circle

• Week 3, 3:30-5:30 p.m.: Instructor-led

• Week 4, 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Group writer's circle

A nominal monthly fee for class materials will apply. The rate for students with Clearwater Parks & Recreation Play Passes is $8; those with Clearwater Recreation Cards, $10; and the walk-in rate is $12. For registration, fee and additional information, call (727) 724-3070.

Clothes To Kids seeks donations

Clothes To Kids at 1059 N Hercules Ave. in Clearwater is asking for donations of gently used school clothes, especially pants and jeans, uniforms and shoes for boys and men. Clothes To Kids provides free clothing to Pinellas School children grades K-12 that are on the free or reduced lunch program. To make a donation or schedule a shopping appointment, call (727) 441-5050 or visit www.ClothesToKids.org.

Pinellas reclaimed water system returns to full operation 07/07/11 [Last modified: Thursday, July 7, 2011 7:56pm]
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