Water Projects

Water Treatment Plant 1 Replacement

Project Number: 964
Project Staff Contact: Bart Stepp
Project Type: Water Capital
Project Status: Active
Location: Silverton Water Treatment Plant, 121 Ames
Project Information: Replacement of Plant 1 at the Water Treatment Plant. The City Water Treatment Plant is aging. Pilot testing has been completed for a modular system.  The Trident® HS package water treatment plant provides multi-barrier protection for surface water, groundwater, industrial process water, and tertiary wastewater. The multi-barrier design consists of packaged high-rate settling, adsorption clarification, mixed media filtration and optional UV disinfection.

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Timeline:

December 2020 - Complete process to hire engineering firm to design new treatment plant.

September 2020 - Request for Proposals out to select engineering firm.



Silver Creek Water Intake and Supply Line

Project Number: 960
Project Staff Contact: Petra Schuetz
Project Type: Water Capital
Project Status: Active
Location: Starts at Silver Creek pump station adjacent to the Silverton Community Pool on Miller Street
Project Information: Upgrade and replacement of the water intake pump station structure located along Silver Creek, and replacement of approximately 2,000 lineal feet of supply line from the intake structure to the Water Treatment Plant.  This $2.3 million project received a grant from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) for $1.2 million.  

Timeline: 

2021 - Construction scheduled.

November 2020 - 60% design completed; application for fish screen grant submitted. 

2019 - Keller Associates was awarded the engineering contract.