Story last updated at
Thursday, September 26, 2002
20 years ago in the Homer News
The Kenai Peninsula Borough purchases 34 acres of land from a Phoenix resident to be used as the building site for new Homer High School. The land cost $400,000. New governmental regulations concerning septic systems cause a stir amoung builders and realtors in the Homer area.
A local professional engineer estimates that 90 percent of the septic systems in Homer would fail the Department of Environmental Conservation's new "adequacy" test.