Everly sewage pond upgrades close to finished
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July 8, 2021
There won't be a ribbon cutting, but a vital infrastructure improvement project is nearing the finish line in Everly.
Engineer Brian Schmidt reported June 21 that upgrades to the city's sewage treatment ponds are almost complete. A few loose ends need to be tied up, but most boxes have been checked off.
"They're really closing in on the project," said Schmidt. "There's a lot of stuff going on out there."
Once completed, the multi-million dollar upgrades will bring the sewage ponds into compliance with state regulations. They experience large amounts of discharge during heavy rain events, wh...