WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Residents are invited to a public meeting to discuss the proposed Garnett Water Treatment Plant improvements on Monday, February 26, 2018 at the Town Hall Center. Two (2) meeting times are available in order to give the maximum opportunity for the public to attend. The morning meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. and the evening meeting will start at 6:00 p.m.
The meetings will provide residents with information about the progress of the planning and design efforts for Garnett’s water treatment facility, including a brief history, current conditions and the new water treatment concept that has been proposed.
The City of Garnett Commission and Staff have been working with Professional Engineering Consultants, P.A. (PEC) to evaluate the options available to meet the needs of the City’s growing population, as well as the ability of the current facility to continue operating during routine maintenance and emergency repairs.
The purpose of the meetings is to seek public comment and enlist public participation in the development of the final project plan. The City of Garnett Commission and Staff have been working with Professional Engineering Consultants, P.A. (PEC) to evaluate the options for the water treatment plant. Engineers from PEC will be in attendance at the meetings to address questions.
“We want everyone to have a chance to learn about the issues and challenges we are facing in order to supply quality water for our community, outside city water customers and rural water districts,” said Jody Cole, Garnett City Mayor. “We are interested in hearing what our residents have to say about our future water supply.”
The public will have a chance to ask questions and provide input during the question and answer portion of the meetings. Written comments will be accepted at the public meetings, or they may be mailed to Garnett City Hall, P.O. Box H, 131 W. 5th Avenue, Garnett, Kansas, 66032, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Comments will be accepted through March 2, 2018.
City of Garnett Utilities
Garnett City Hall
131 W 5th Avenue, PO Box H
Garnett, KS 66032
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
please attend - feb. 26:
Two (2) special public Town Hall meetings to be held Monday, February 26, 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.