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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Edward S. Johnson, October 28, 1985. Interview K-0012. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

UNC prevents University Lake being used as an alternative source of water

The suggestion on the part of the Cane Creek grassroots movement that OWASA expand University Lake resulted in a "squabble" with OWASA, say Johnson. OWASA, as it turns out, does not own University Lake outright and cannot unilaterally expand the lake. Johnson suggests that UNC has played a major role in keeping the lake from being expanded.

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Oral History Interview with Edward S. Johnson, October 28, 1985. Interview K-0012. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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