STREATOR, Ill.–( ORGANIZATION WIRE)– Illinois American Water is investing roughly $4 million to change over 8,000 feet, or 1.5 miles, of water pipe throughout the Streator water supply. Much of the water pipe set up will be increased in size to support water circulation and pressure for ongoing water quality and fire security.
The work consists of jobs throughout the City of Streator. Work started this month and is anticipated to be finished by the end of 2022. Work will take place in the following locations:.
- E. Broadway St. in between Otter Creek St. and Iowa Ave.
- W. Grant St. in between Lowden Rd. and Van Buren St.
- S. Illinois St. from E. 12 th St., heading south.
- E. Stanton St. in between N. Bloomington St. and N. Park St.
- Evergreen Dr. in between Helen St. and Meadow Ln.
Holly Wheeler, superintendent of operations, described the business works to change aging facilities, such as water pipe on a yearly basis. She stated, “Like other water supply throughout the nation, our water facilities is reaching completion of its helpful life-span. Strategic financial investments support ongoing dependable water service for future generations.”.
While building is taking place drivers must utilize care when driving in the building locations and comply with traffic indications, detour paths and flaggers. Wheeler stated, “The security of our group and clients is our top concern. We prepare to work as rapidly and securely as possible on the water pipe replacement jobs. We thank our clients for their understanding as we update our water supply.”.
Consumers impacted by a water pipe replacement job will be alerted by means of a letter about the effect and any needed actions. The letter will consist of a regional contact for concerns. In addition, Illinois American Water and the professional( s) on the jobs will supply constant updates as work takes place. These updates might be supplied by means of door wall mounts in addition to by means of Illinois American Water’s consumer alert system which get in touch with clients by means of phone, phone and text, or e-mail based upon the consumer choices.
Consumers are motivated to utilize the business’s web self-service website at www.illinoisamwater.com to enter their contact details and choices. Consumers who do not have web gain access to can get in touch with the client service center at 800-422-2782 to upgrade their contact details. To get more information about Illinois American Water please go to www.illinoisamwater.com
About Illinois American Water— Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the biggest investor-owned water energy in the state, supplying top quality and dependable water and wastewater services to roughly 1.3 million individuals. American Water likewise runs a quality assurance and lab in Belleville. With a history going back to 1886, American Water (NYSE: AWK) is the biggest and most geographically varied U.S. openly traded water and wastewater energy business. The business utilizes more than 6,400 devoted experts who supply regulated and regulated-like drinking water and wastewater services to more than 14 million individuals in 24 states. American Water supplies safe, tidy, economical and dependable water services to our clients to assist keep their lives streaming. To learn more, go to amwater.com and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn