cistern http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Water Deliveries Begin To Pavillion http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/water-deliveries-begin-pavillion <p>A program to provide clean water to residents of Pavillion will get underway in the next week. The town has problems with contaminated well water, which some attribute to nearby oil and gas development. An investigation into the source of the contamination is ongoing, but the governor’s natural resources policy advisor, Jerimiah Rieman, says the state felt it had a responsibility to take action -- not only for residents’ health, but also their assets.<br /> Wed, 07 May 2014 00:24:14 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 57921 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Water Deliveries Begin To Pavillion Pavillion Cistern Program To Receive Money For Water Delivery http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/pavillion-cistern-program-receive-money-water-delivery <p>Governor Matt Mead is committing $400,000 dollars for water delivery to households with cisterns in the Pavillion area. Residents have long complained of unusable well water, which some blame on nearby natural gas development. The money is part of a grant from Encana Oil and Gas, which operates in the Pavillion gas field.</p><p>19 cisterns are currently being installed, with another 13 households signed up.</p><p>The Governor’s Natural Resources Policy Advisor, Jerimiah Rieman, says residents will meet later this week to discuss how to use the money.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 00:55:35 +0000 Irina Zhorov 53174 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Pavillion Cistern Program To Receive Money For Water Delivery Pavillion residents share mixed feelings about cistern solution to contaminated wells http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/pavillion-residents-share-mixed-feelings-about-cistern-solution-contaminated-wells <p>Wyoming plans to install water cisterns at the homes of residents in the Pavillion area’s natural gas field. An EPA draft report suggests contaminants in area wells are connected to hydraulic fracturing, but state officials say the cause of the contamination is unknown.<br>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 13:26:57 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 24894 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Pavillion residents share mixed feelings about cistern solution to contaminated wells