CONTRACTS CURRENTLY OUT FOR BIDS
Bids were opened for the Force Main / Interceptor project mentioned below on March 7th. However, on March 21st, the Board rejected all bids.
These contracts will be re-advertised in late April or early May on PennBid.
Also, look for the Pump Station project to be advertised in 2018.
CAPITAL IMPROVEM/ENT PROJECTS BEING PLANNED
The Authority's Strategic Plan calls for two major capital improvement projects in the near term.
The first project is the replacement of our Crum Creek Force Main and rehabilitation of our Sellers Avenue Interceptor. Bids have been opened for this project.
The project consists of the following:
|1.||Install 36" diameter DIP force main||4,000 feet|
|2.||Rehabilitate 42" diameter interceptor||3,700 feet|
|3.||Repair Chester Pike culvert|
DELCORA Enters Agreement with EPA to Invest in Major Infrastructure Improvements in the City of Chester
The Delaware County Regional Water Quality Control Authority has entered into an agreement with the federal US EPA to invest in major infrastructure upgrades to reduce overflows from the City of Chester's combined sewer system. This agreement binds everyone that sends wastewater flows to the Western Regional Plant to participate in the costs of this plan. The Central Delaware County Authority sends the bulk of our flows to the Western Regional Plant.
Please visit the DELCORA website for more information.
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