Cheney's purple pipe
Council approves two projects enabling treatment plant to furnish irrigation water
Last updated 8/6/2020 at 11:40am
CHENEY – The City Council gave its approval to several projects last Tuesday, July 28, allowing a residential development to proceed along with a long-anticipated move towards utilizing reclaimed wastewater for irrigation purposes at public places.
The latter involved accepting a pair of bids to install filtration systems at the city’s wastewater treatment plant allowing future construction of a “purple pipe” system from the plant to Cheney parks and other publicly owned spaces requiring irrigation. That system could be expanded to include Cheney School District and even Eastern Was...