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New Water Treatment Plant & System Expansion
August 18, 2017
We recently began work on our system's new Water Treatment Plant and Expansion Project.
Most of you probably already know about the new plant being built below the Clear Lake Dam in Flint Ridge, but some of you may not know that this is just one part of the project.
There are three parts to this project, that will allow us to begin supplying water to West Siloam Springs, to the east of Flint Ridge, and water to the customers of our existing Authority Members (communities), that are to the north and west of Kansas,OK, so that they can expand their customer bases, as well. With this project we will be able to offer good, clean, and fresh water to most of South Delaware County.
The first part of the project is the new plant I mentioned earlier, that will allow us to more than double our current capacity for water production and distribution.
We will be sending out Alerts to our subscribers on when various roads are closed, and traffic areas you may want to avoid, that are near this new Water Treatment Plant site. Alerts about schedules for the concrete trucks and larger pre-fabricated parts, that will be coming and going to the Water Plant.
The pipe being laid along Hwy 410 E, toward West Siloam Springs, is another important part of this project. When this part is completed, a pump station located near Flint Ridge RV1 Park will push our water up Flint Creek hill to supply water to a growing West Siloam Springs and maybe someday, to communities and property owners to the South of West Siloam Springs.
The final part of this new project is the two new water towers that you may have noticed going up in the Leach & Rose areas. These two towers will soon store water and help stabilize preasure to the system in those areas.
We will be keeping you posted as this project continues. This plant and the expansion phases are projected for completion in the late fall of 2018.
South Delaware County Regional Water Authority Launches a New Website! Let Us Know What You Think!
August 18, 2017
Working harder to better serve and communicate with our community we have launched a new website for our water customers. Check it out and let us know what you think. Subscribe today!