Water Committee July 2022 Meeting

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  • Related Year: 2022
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    Water & Sewer Meeting

    Elkins City Hall

    July 14, 2022

    7:00 p.m.


    • Call meeting to order
    • Reading of minutes May 12th, 2022
    • Superintendents Report
    • Water Office Report

    Old Business

    Sewer Project

    New Business

    Meeting with Fayetteville on Rate Study










    Elkins Water and Sewer Committee Special Meeting
    14, July 2022 City Hall Auditorium

    Members Present: Chairman Jim Cope
    Terry Johnson Esmerelda Marin Mayor Bruce Ledford- ex-officio

    Members Absent: Mike Abbiatti and Brian Gray

    Actions Taken per Agenda

    1. Meeting called to Order at 7:03 pm – Chairman Cope

    2. Approval of Minutes from May 12, 2022 and May 31, 2022 –
    – Terry Johnson motion and Esmerelda Marin second.

    3. Superintendent’s Report Duane Foster –
    – VanBrunt line finished, discussed the sewer project

    4. Water Office Report Amanda Phillips –

    – Very little complaints about the increase in trash, decrease in shutoffs 5. Business, Duane Foster

    – Sewer project 16-inch line instead of 12-inch to allow for the City’s growth 4-6 months out of the pipe and is $50 a foot

    – Original projected cost 18 million and now it’s closer to 30 million

    – met with Fayetteville and expressed concerns about the rates – Look into starting the increase instead of waiting for Fayetteville since they are waiting for their council to approve it.

    Motion to Adjourn – Committee member Johnson; Second by member Marin

    Vote to Adjourn unanimous, meeting adjourned at 7:48 pm

    Jim Cope-Chairman

    Note: Meeting minutes are posted after approval at following Water & Sewer Committee meeting.