RECLAMATION HIGHLIGHTS IN UTAH, 1984-88

HIGHLIGHTS OF BUREAU OF RECLAMATION ACTIVITY IN UTAH UNDER REGIONAL DIRECTOR CLIFFORD I. BARRETT'S ADMINISTRATION:

1984 - CONSTRUCTION COSTS FOR CUP'S BONNEVILLE UNIT TOP $2 BILLION

1985 - UTAH VOTERS IN 12 COUNTIES APPROVE $335 MILLION SUPPLEMENTAL REPAYMENT TO KEEP CUP CONSTRUCTION ALIVE.

1985 - BARRETT SERVES AS ACTING COMMISSIONER OF RECLAMATION IN WASHINGTON, D.C., FOR 5 1/2 MONTHS.

1986 - FIRST CUP WATER, BY EXCHANGE, DELIVERED TO SALT LAKE COUNTY.

1987 - BOR ANNOUNCES MAJOR RESTRUCTURING, WHICH INCREASES THE SIZE OF THE BOR'S UPPER COLORADO REGION.

1987 - $120 MILLION CUP APPROPRIATION FROM CONGRESS FOR FISCAL 1988 IS THE HIGHEST EVER.

1987 - FIRST CONTRACTS ISSUED FOR JORDANELLE DAM CONSTRUCTION.

1988 - WORK STARTS TO EXTEND COLORADO RIVER STORAGE PROJECT SPENDING LIMIT SET BY CONGRESS - UTAH CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION'S FIRST SPLIT EVER ON CUP FEATURES AND FINANCING.