Council likely to decide on utility management next month
November 6, 2019
The Sweet Home City Council will likely decide next month whether to continue contracting with Jacobs Engineering for management of the city’s water and wastewater treatment plants.
City staff and Murraysmith, an engineering firm, conducted an inspection of the Water Treatment Plant earlier this month to evaluate the progress of Jacobs in addressing deficiencies at the plant. Staff presented the findings at the council’s regular meeting on Oct. 22.
The council further discussed whether to continue using Jacobs to manage the plants during a special session held on Oct. 30. City Manager...