Parkersburg council approves sewer lining bid

The Parkersburg City Council last Monday accepted a lower than expected bid to place protective lining on some of the city’s sanitary sewers.

The council unanimously awarded the project Municipal Pipe Tool Co. out of Hudson, Iowa, for $173,935.25.

This came wel l under the engineer’s estimate of $262,307.90.

The project will address older pipes and ones that experience groundwater infiltration and root growth.

Read the full story in the October 11 edition.