Cheney's potable water well 3 start-up delayed
Once 1,500 gallons per minute well kicks in, colored water likely to be seen in residents’ supply
Last updated 7/18/2019 at 8:55am
Cheney officials had hoped to have the city’s newest potable water well up and running by now, but have been prevented from doing so by what’s essentially a housing shortage.
In order to bring the recently re-drilled Well 3 online in time for this summer’s irrigation season, the City Council approved a change order to the original contract with Wesslen Contractors that allows them to build a temporary, more traditional structure than the prefabricated one order from CXT in February. The $56,378 change order brings the total price of the well’s installation — separate from its re-d...