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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Public Works Operations Landfill Update

Public Works Operations Landfill Update

Landfill staff continues work on both active and closed cells at the landfill throughout the year. Sometimes during wet weather leachate (water that has peculated through the trash) may leak through the side slopes of the cells.

The Department of Natural ...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Public Works Operations Streets Division Update

An update on the Public Works Operations Streets Division.

Public works crews constructed a retaining wall near the ADA sidewalk in the 300 block of E 17th Street S. project to preventing mud from washing onto the sidewalk. A fourth wing snow plow truck, purchased this spring, recently arrived at our shop. The tr...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Parks Operations / Golf & Pool Improvements

Parks Operations / Golf & Pool improvements

Parks Operations Staff has been working on filling in a bunker on hole #12 at Westwood Golf Course. This particular bunker is in the floodplain and takes a significant amount of time and money to fix after each flood event.  The staff removed the...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Water Pollution Control Staff Clean Secondary Clarifier at Treatment Plant

Staff at Water Pollution Control have been cleaning clarifiers.

Staff at Water Pollution Control have been cleaning clarifiers. Clarifiers, large circular concrete tanks, are used to settle the sewer water for continuous removal of sewage solids deposited by sedimentation. These clarifiers must be periodically drained...

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