Officials to mark end of Crown Point sanitary sewer infrastructure improvement project

USACE Chicago District
Published May 28, 2021

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rep. Frank J. Mrvan (IN-1), and Crown Point Mayor David Uran will hold a
ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the end of a sanitary sewer infrastructure improvement project in Crown Point,

WHEN: Wednesday, June 2, 2021
WHERE: Crown Point Sewage Treatment Plant, 1321 Merrillville Rd., Crown Point, IN 46307
TIME: 10 a.m.

The project included the replacement of approximately 1,288 linear feet of 30-inch reinforced concrete pipe (RCP)
sanitary sewer, and six manholes with new 48-inch RCP sanitary sewer main, by-pass pumping, and the connection to
the existing treatment plant headwork’s structure. This improvement is designed to increase inline capacity of the
sanitary system.

This project is part of the Calumet Region Environmental Infrastructure 219 project and has been allocated
$1,174,275 of federal funding.

Release no. 21-016