PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
CITY OF WATERLOO – WATERLOO UTILITIES
REGARDING FACILTY PLANNING FOR
WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITIES AND
INTENT TO APPLY FOR USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT GRANT/LOAN ASSISTANCE
A public hearing will be held at 6:00 PM on Thursday, the 10th day of June, 2021 at the Waterloo City Hall, 136 North Monroe Street, Waterloo, Wisconsin, 53594.
The purpose of the hearing is to discuss and review the Facilities Planning Document for the City’s wastewater treatment facilities. Upgrades to these facilities are needed to comply with current and future Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources permit requirements, repair or replace equipment that is nearing the end of its useful life, and upgrade the facilities to meet the City’s current and future needs.
The public hearing will discuss:
- Population and Design Projections
- Current and Future Permit Requirements
- Alternatives Evaluated
- Review of Alternatives Selected
- Implementation Schedule
- Environmental Effects
- User Charge Impacts
The City of Waterloo intends to file an application for federal financial assistance with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, Rural Utilities Service. The specific objective of this application is to receive low interest loans and grant assistance for the proposed project, which includes upgrades to the City’s wastewater treatment plant and interceptor sewer. Any comments regarding this application should be submitted to Waterloo Utilities.
A copy of the Facilities Planning Document will be available for review at the Waterloo Utilities office. All interested parties are encouraged to attend or send their comments, in writing, to Waterloo Utilities at the address below. Comments will be accepted until June 30th, 2021. If there are any questions, please contact Ben Heidemann, P.E., our consulting engineer, Town & Country Engineering, Inc. (608) 273-3350.
575 Commercial Ave
Waterloo, Wisconsin, 53594