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Council OKs contract for wastewater plant upgrade


March 22, 2023

Benny Westcott

New Police Sgt. Geoff Hamlin has new badge pinned on him by his children.

The Sweet Home City Council voted unanimously Tuesday, March 14, to award an Aumsville firm a contract for upgrades to the city's wastewater treatment plant.

Councilor Angelita Sanchez abstained from the vote, citing a potential conflict of interest.

Under the nearly $840,000 deal, Boede Construction will install mechanical, electrical and controls equipment, and a sludge blend tank at the newly named Mahler Water Reclamation Facility, with a goal of completing the project by June 30.

The contract also includes a 10% contingency ($84,000) controlled by the city manager, bringing the total...

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