"Gateway to the Saginaw Bay"

Water Supply Improvements Project Status

The City of Essexville solicited and received bids for the installation of a water transmission line from the new water treatment plant in Bangor Township to Essexville.

At its March 14, 2017 regular meeting the City Council awarded contracts for the project to DVM Utilities Inc. of Sterling Heights, Michigan in the amount of $1,598,172.20 and Rhode Brothers Excavating of Saginaw in the amount of $1,763,400.00.

The City closed on the loan from the United States Department of Agriculture (Rural Development) following final approvals and authorization of bonds at its April 18 City Council meeting.

The contractors were authorized to proceed following the initial pre-construction meetings which were held on Wednesday April 19.  Construction of both phases of the project is expected to be completed within 120 days and the final closeout and acceptance of the project within 180 days.

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