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Project: Newell County Wastewater System Renovation - Construction Project

Description: Newell County Water District will replace the existing sewer collection system and restore the wastewater treatment ponds. Replacement of the sewer collection system will reduce inflow and infiltration, provide proper grades that will reduce system blockages, and allow easier access in the public right-of-way. Restoration of the wastewater treatment ponds will prevent percolation of partially treated wastewater to ground water and replace 8 inoperable values.

Reference Number: 3940P01D1804000

Implemented By: Newell County Water District

Objective: Replace existing gravity system to prevent leaks, provide proper grades that will reduce blockages, and allow easier access in the public right-of-way. Also, to restore existing lagoons and ponds to prevent sewage from leaking into the ground.

Type: Infrastructure Improvement

Total Cost: $5,723,494.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 3/31/2022    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Modoc

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 1, State Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund - Wastewater Treatment Projects2/9/2021$5,723,494.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Infrastructure ImprovementOther  

Water Action Plan Target

Provide Safe Water for All CommunitiesAction Description


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