Fountain City Water Projects

Public water projects at Fountain City are estimated to cost $947,000.
    Most of it will go for a water main replacement project on State Highway 95/North St. in Fountain City.
    City Clerk Janet LaDuke said the city's engineering firm, Cedar Corp., of Menomonie estimated the water main project will cost $749,000.
    Another $95,500 goes for water reservoir improvements and nearly $112,000 for well repair and rehabilitation.
    The city council has already applied for a water rate increase and a Community Development Block Grant and seeks funding from a Wisconsin Safe Drinking Water Fund.
    Fountain City also has to upgrade its sewer treatment plant or build a new one. A new plant is estimated at $4 million.
    Cedar Corporation is preparing a wastewater treatment plant facility study expected to outline options, costs and feasibility of fixing or replacing the plant.

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People : Janet LaDuke
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