Construction of $1.9 million lift station underway

Excavation begins - Construction of the new lift station in Whitewood has begun but experienced a slight delay when during excavation, water and sewer lines that were buried at different depths were discovered under the site of the project. The lines that had been buried years ago were not indicated on any town maps and the council has no choice but to move them to their proper locations so excavation can continue.

Construction of Whitewood’s new $1.9 million lift station and force main is underway. The site has been fenced off for safety and site security and excavation at the site is being done. “It is an estimated October completion date with 200 days of construction,” said Evan Bredesen of Con-Tech General…