Public Works Report May 14

By KBBE News
May 14, 2018

WWTP: Emergency Repair (Stevens)

Motion to approve payment to Stevens Contractors, Inc. for an amount not to exceed $9,858.64 for the emergency sewer repair on East Kansas Avenue and bill Kansas Gas Service $14,890.62 for damage done to the City sewer main.

NPL (Contractor for Kansas Gas Service) while boring a new gas line near Kansas Avenue in the 100 bock of the alley between Ash and Elm, hit the City sewer main.  An emergency repair had to be completed as sewer backups were reported.  We contacted Stevens Contractors, Inc., to complete the work.  Stevens submitted an invoice in the amount of $9,858.64  We also had $5,031.98 of staff time, materials and equipment.  We will bill Kansas Gas a total of $14,890.62.

WWTP: Announcement (Jacob Coy)(Class I Wastewater Laboratory Analyst)

I would like to announce Jacob Coy, Asst. Chief Operator has obtained his Class I Wastewater Laboratory Analyst Certification.   Obtaining this and the operator certifications put the City in a much better position and help in the KDHE compliance.