Jacobs makes pitch to council to continue running city treatment plants
October 16, 2019
Representatives of Jacobs Engineering last week outlined to the City Council the advantages of continuing to contract with the firm to operate the city’s wastewater and water treatment plants, while apologizing for deficiencies identified at the Water Treatment Plant earlier this year by city staff.
Regional Manager Brian Helliwell and Vice President Efrain Rodriguez appeared before the City Council during its regular meeting on Oct. 8 to address the concerns. City staff members have been talking to a Jacobs competitor, as well as exploring the option of operating the plants with city st...