Historically, water towers dotted the sky line serving an important utility purpose: storing water for drinking or for fire protection. City-located towers became an iconic beacon of the community as is the case in Oviedo, FL. Hear Arthur Evans and Susan Howard discuss their role as “water tower keeper’s” for their respective water tower owning organizations. Length – 14:07
Please note – we’ve populated the Website with lots of pictures of these water towers, making this audio adventure more meaningful. Also included is a map showing where each tower is located in Oviedo, actually only about 2 1/2 miles separate them.
Extended Interview & Pictures
Susan Howard and Stephen McKenney Steck
Extended interview (15:37)
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Arthur Evans and Stephen McKenney Steck
Extended interview (22:06)