Hoover Reservoir Columbus Council Approves Bond Sale, Water System Upgrades By Jim Letizia • Feb 2, 2016 Columbus City Council last night approved legislation to sell more than 48.4 million dollars in limited and unlimited tax bonds. Body Of Missing Hoover Reservoir Boater Recovered By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Oct 27, 2015 Genoa Township Police Genoa Township crews have recovered the body of a boater who disappeared in Hoover Reservoir after trying to free a sailboat that lodged on a sandbar. More Problems With Drinking Water From Hoover Reservoir By Jim Letizia • Jul 9, 2015 columbus.gov Some residents on Columbus' north side are complaining about foul smelling and tasting tap water. Body Found In Hoover Reservoir Identified By Jim Letizia • Sep 18, 2014 Blendon Township police have identified the body found in Hoover Reservoir on Tuesday. Body Of Dublin Man Found In Submerged Vehicle By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 22, 2014 The Delaware County coroner has identified the body found inside a car submerged in Hoover Reservoir on Wednesday. Thousands Spent On Improving Water From Hoover Reservoir By Jim Letizia • Feb 4, 2014 Columbus Public Utilities officials say they have spent nearly 725-thousand-dollars since late last year on carbon and other chemicals to treat water from the Hoover Reservoir. Columbus Working To Fix Drinking Water Problems By Jim Letizia & Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Jan 7, 2014 The city of Columbus is spending 600 thousand dollars to treat the drinking water drawn from Hoover Reservoir and processed at the Hap Cremean water plant, after complaints about a foul smell and flavor. Source Of Columbus Tapwater Foul Taste And Smell Discovered By Jim Letizia • Dec 6, 2013 Columbus Public Utilities officials say foul odors and tastes reported last month were caused by temperature changes that stirred up algae and organic minerals in the water in Hoover Reservoir.