GR Council hosts public hearing for $27.6 M loan
Loan would pay for wastewater treatment plant
November 13, 2019
A public hearing focused on reviewing the proposed Wastewater Treatment Plant Replacement Project satisfied a requirement for a $27.6 million loan the city plans to apply for.
According to Mark Westenskow, public works director, the loan would pay for the construction of the facility, which would be placed at the rodeo arena’s reserve parking area.
Work towards replacing the aging sewer lagoons started in 2014 and the city has used a $2.4 million loan to progress through the plant’s design phase.
The lagoons have reached the end of their lifespan, with the city being forced to have par...