Stong stated a re-evaluation was given to the grasp plan tasks, nonetheless.
That re-evaluation revealed the potential for a southeast wastewater remedy plant, he stated.
“The reason is is that we have been going to spend $80 million on pipe within the floor, and we nonetheless had an previous remedy plant that was all the way in which to the north,” Stong stated.
“We thought, effectively, what if we might get some new infrastructure, put it over to the southeast, and release a few of the move on the rest of the system … .”
A brand new remedy plant, Stong stated, would pull 1 million gallons off the town’s present wastewater remedy plant, and provides the town an choice to probably, “service others within the south, southeast space. It additionally opens up alternative for us to take the county’s move, now that we have pulled 1 million gallons off.”
Stong stated the brand new plan value $96 million, with section one of many southeast wastewater remedy pant venture set to value $69.9 million.
“You are still performing plenty of the identical work. You are doing the identical work on the remedy plant. You are placing related infrastructure in,” he stated.
The scope of section one would develop, Stong famous. The presentation reveals section one would come with putting in a downtown interceptor; space enhancements to mixed sewer overflow (CSO) 004; a Greenview elevate station; a Delaware elevate station and pressure essential; a southeast regional elevate station and pressure essential; and the wastewater remedy plant and equalization basin.