This is an item from the May 27 council meeting agenda that I’ve been meaning to address.
It’s about a water main project on South 4th Street.
This project would have abandoned a 6” water main on the west side of Route 23 (South Fourth Street) from Lacas Street south to approximately 110 feet south of Charter Street. There are approximately twenty services that would have been be disconnected from the 6” main on the west side of Route 23 and be reconnected to the 8” main on the east side.
The project was already coordinated with the Illinois Department of Transportation, which is planning to resurface Route 23. It does make sense to do the underground work first if possible.
However, at the May 27 council meeting the one proposal sent in was rejected. Read the rest of this entry