Saturday, 07 December 2019
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Power line upgrades approved
06/21/2019

(KLZA)-- On the recommendation of the Board of Public Works, the Falls City Council Monday evening approved a contract with Probst Electric Inc. of Heber City, Utah to make electrical system upgrades  in Falls City. 

Falls City Utility Superintendent Ray Luhring told the  Council he was pleased the bid came in under the engineers cost estimate of more than $11-million for the base bid and over $236-thousand for an alternate. 

With the alternate project included, the total cost of the work will be $808,927.  In all, five bids were submitted for the work. 

The project will include upgrades to the south Ring Bus from the power plant running to the 28th Street sub-station on Barada Street, and will complete an industrial circuit to get the entire industrial tract on one dedicated circuity.  The final part of the project is to rebuild the electric line to the water treatment plant. The current design has caused some problems with equipment at the plant. 

City officials are hoping to begin the project yet this year with completion in the spring of 2020. 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Neighbors bring complaints to City Council
Falls City Council updated on park projects
Falls City utility rate increases gain first round approval
Nuisance property demo projects approved
New Falls City Council member appointed
Tree trimming contract approved
New Falls City mayor sworn in
Pay raise proposed for Falls City elected officials
Falls City firefighters: pumper truck needs replaced
Trash burning ban approved by Falls City Council
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Hiawatha USD 415 mourning death of teacher
November home invasion leads to arrest of teens
Info sought on multiple criminal incidents in Centralia
Commissioner resigns in wake of fire dept shakeup
Hiawatha man arrested on multiple drug, weapons charges
Two arrested after Jackson Co pursuit
Services set for Hiawatha teacher
Mayetta man accused of rape
Sunday afternoon fire in downtown Wathena
Teen enters plea in local child sex case
LakeFest line-up finalized for 2020
Charges upgraded in teen shooting
Atchison Commission organizes; stop becomes official
Search warrant sends Atchison man to jail
New Pawnee County Sheriff appointed
Horton police seek package thief
KS argues for Lansing man's execution
Horton receives Co help in removing unsafe structures
Falls City fire call for smoke-filled house
Christmas parade set for Saturday

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
River releases reduced for winter
Laundry Solution: When to Wash
Cleaning Products
Skip the “Humbug!” Tips to Relieve Holiday Stress
Controlling Volunteer Trees
Soybean Residue – Worth More Than You Might Think
Meat Confusion?
KS argues for Lansing man's execution
Jefferson Co boil water advisory lifted
Horton police seek package thief
Click Here For All Stories

©2019 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
172.69.63.59