Brooks County Industrial Park Maps 2009-03-03

These 120 sheets of detailed 2009 Construction Plans for the Brooks County Industrial Park contain a clue to how the sewer system there is connected to Quitman.

[Construction Plans, Brooks County Industrial Park 2009-03-03, DeVane PlanEng, Brooks County Industrial Authority]
Construction Plans, Brooks County Industrial Park 2009-03-03, DeVane PlanEng, Brooks County Industrial Authority

It turns out the clue is on the 2006 maps, too, but less obvious.

Stay tuned for that connection.

To interpret these sheets, it is useful to know that Prospect Drive is what appears on googlemaps as Fritzke Drive. Aviagen’s chicken incubation plant is south of Prospect Drive, east of GA 333.

[Aviagen detail, Brooks County Industrial Park in WLRWT]
Aviagen detail, Brooks County Industrial Park in the WWALS map of the Withlacoochee and Little River water Trail (WLRWT).

Also note all these maps (after the cover sheet) are oriented with north to the left.

[Pump Station Site]
Pump Station Site

Meanwhile, these sheets include plans for Brooks Co. Ind. Park Lift Station No. 1 at the north corner of the Georgia-Florida Railroad and GA 333.

[Brookscoda Lift Station No. 1 @ GAFL RR --Google Streetview]
Brookscoda Lift Station No. 1 @ GAFL RR –Google Streetview

But I don’t see any plans for the apparently nonexistant Brooks Co. Ind. Park Lift Station No. 2 at the north corner of Gateway Drive and GA 333.

[Brookscoda Lift Station No. 2 @ Gateway Drive --Google Streetview]
Brookscoda Lift Station No. 2 @ Gateway Drive –Google Streetview

Thanks to Stephanie Williams, Executive Director of the Brooks County Industrial Authority, for these map sheets.

I’m going back tomorrow to see what else she’s got in those rolled-up maps in those metal trash cans.

[Maps in cans, Brooks County Industrial Authority]
Maps in cans, Brooks County Industrial Authority

The entire Brooks County Industrial Park drains into Piscola Creek, which joins Okapilco Creek just before it reaches the Withlacoochee River.

[Lift Station No. 1, Brooks County Industrial Park in WLRWT]
Lift Station No. 1, Brooks County Industrial Park in the WWALS map of the Withlacoochee and Little River water Trail (WLRWT).

The rest of the sheet images are on the WWALS website.

 -jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®

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