Once again the Lowndes County Commission
replacing a lift station pump at Bevel Creek.
The agenda sheet says:
The Bevel Creek lift station is a triplex lift station
on our main trunk line that delivers over 60% of our wastewater flow to the LAS.
This station is currently running on two pumps.
We have a quote from AAG Inc. to repair the pump that is out of service
Staff recommends the pump be repaired for $13,971.04.
Replacing that pump sounds like a good idea.
LAS is Land Application Site,
as in spray field, a few thousand feet from the GA-FL state line
and slightly upstream from the Withlacoochee River.
Lowndes County does not have a wastewater treatment plant,
and nobody wants sewage leaking at Bevel Creek or at the LAS.
Lowndes County Utilities Director Steve Stalvey,
8 May 2018.
I do wonder, though, why we’re needing to replace a pump at Bevel Creek again,
after just replacing Continue reading