Need to repair surface water system likely to dominate biennial budget process
Last updated 9/20/2018 at Noon
A lengthy presentation to the City Council from an Everett consulting firm hired to review hours of underground video of Mill Creek’s storm water system provided a preview into the extensive budget process that will dominate the council agenda until the end of the year.
The Perteet firm reviewed 48 hours of closed circuit television images taken over six years of 282 of the larger pipes buried under the city. The inspection revealed 20 runs in immediate need of repair to prevent the collapse of the ground under roadways and homes.
The firm estimated total cost of repairing those segment...