The proposed level II study will determine the level of system improvements that may be
required to facilitate the negotiation of a long term contract with FMC. This new agreement
should allow for Granger's permanent use of the pipeline while still allowing FMC to shut off the
pipeline for maintenance. Additional negotiations should also be conducted with Little America,
which would allow for emergency use of Little America's water intake facility located on the
The level II study would include a leak testing analysis to determine the location and amount of
any leaks within the distribution system.
Cost analysis of additional pipeline to increase pressures to meet fire flows and to meet DEQ
standards will also be conducted.
RECOMMENDED LEGISLATIVE ACTION:
No legislative action is required at this time.