Ameren Engineer Says Reservoir Problems Were Preventable

1 decade 3 years 2 months ago Thursday, July 26 2007 Jul 26, 2007 Thursday, July 26, 2007 7:21:15 AM CDT July 26, 2007 in News
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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - An Ameren engineer says he tried day after day to get approval to fix water level sensors at the Taum Sauk reservoir. But project engineer Steve Bluemner said at an a Public Service Commission hearing that he was repeatedly denied by the company several weeks before the reservoir failed in December 2005.

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