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Officials to mark start of Crown Point sewer infrastructure improvement project

USACE Chicago District
Published June 16, 2021

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

WHEN:           Tuesday, June 22, 2021

WHERE:         Robert A. Taft Middle School, 1000 S. Main St., Crown Point, IN 46307

TIME:             10 a.m.

The project includes rehabilitation of sanitary sewers ranked as high priority in an area with high inflow and infiltration. A total of 6,000 linear feet of cured-in-place pipe sewer lining will be installed, and 23 sanitary sewer manholes will be rehabilitated. The project also includes installing a back-flow prevention valve in a combined sewer, and relocating a combined sewer overflow flow meter at the intersection of Main Street and South Street. Several sanitary sewer point repairs will also be completed to repair portions of sewer in poor condition prior to lining.


Release no. 21-021