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 56. PROJECT:Laramie Rehabilitation
SPONSOR:City of Laramie
LOCATION:Albany County
Purpose Chapter Session Account Appropriation Due Date
Level III 206 1995 II $550,000* 1999
Level III 59 1996 II $1,200,000* 1999
*50% grant, 50% loan (4%, 20 years)

The 1994 Master Plan study evaluated various options for expanding Laramie's water supply, storage, treatment, transmission and distribution system to meet expanding demands. The study recommended a long-term schedule for improving both the surface and groundwater supply systems. In 1995 recommendations for Level III construction funding were made from both the New Development and Rehabilitation accounts.

The 1995 rehabilitation appropriation addressed rehabilitation of an existing storage facility and Soldier Springs. The storage facility rehabilitation is now complete and the replacement well at Soldier Springs was drilled in 1997. Also in 1997 design was completed on the replacement of portions of the water supply pipeline between the water treatment plant and the city, replacement of a portion of the raw water pipeline between Sodergreen Lake and the water treatment plant, and a new pumphouse for the Soldiers Springs replacement well. All three of these projects have been bid and a construction contract awarded. It is anticipated that all three projects will be completed by July, 1998. The 1996 appropriation addresses the second phase of a long-term program of system improvements.

No legislative action is required.

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