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The Lycoming County Water & Sewer Authority permitted HRI, Inc., Muncy for the sewer rehabilitation venture in Montoursville at its common month-to-month assembly on Wednesday.
The agency’s bid of $ 137,627 was the bottom of 4 bids for work alongside Church Alley.
“We have been very pleased with this supply,” The Authority’s govt director, Christine Weigle, mentioned.
The venture, which impacts 14 shoppers, is anticipated to start in Might, she famous.
In different areas, the Authority has agreed to waive late cost penalties for month-to-month buyer invoices for the month of January.
Since final spring at first of the COVID-19 pandemic, the board has taken steps each month to waive the costs.
The Authority has agreed to use for a $ 100,000 grant to assist fund efforts to alleviate stormwater points for South Williamsport and DuBoistown as a part of the Chesapeake Bay Air pollution Discount Plan.
Richard McCarty and Monica Luo, homeowners of a Lycoming Mall enterprise, questioned why the enterprise was billed for water and sewer service final 12 months.
McCarty mentioned it appeared unfair to pay for the months of March by August when the enterprise was closed because of the pandemic.
Weigle famous that the corporate was assessed for mounted prices, however not for variable prices primarily based on water use.
“We adjusted their invoice based on the variable prices, which was not ample of their opinion”, she mentioned. “It is a tough scenario. I perceive nicely.”
The Authority met in govt session to look at authorized points.