Officials to mark end of storm water pump replacement project

Published Oct. 27, 2020

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rep. Robin Kelly (IL-2), and Calumet City officials will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the end of a storm water pump replacement project in Calumet City, Illinois:

WHEN:           Monday, Nov. 2, 2020

WHERE:         14242 Yates Ave, Calumet City, IL 60409

TIME:             11 a.m.

The proposed project, located entirely within the area of Yates Pond pump station, included replacing two existing turbine pumps and one submersible pump, installing access hatches, replacing float switches and existing generators, installing a supervisory control and data acquisition panel, site improvements, other ancillary equipment and restoration, and removing obsolete equipment.

This project is part of the Calumet Region Environmental Infrastructure 219 project, and has been allocated $1,098,843.75 of federal funding.

Vanessa Villarreal

Release no. 20-025