Director: Steven Oluic, PhD This department reports to the County Commissioners James W. Dvorak, Timothy C. Lennon, Ralph Spidalieri
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Aquilla WWTP Upgrades

NAME: Aquilla WWTP Upgrades TOWNSHIP: Claridon Township ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST: $1,500,000.00 estimated CONSULTING ENGINEER: Geauga County Department of Water Resources CONTRACTOR: TBD FUNDING: Ohio Water Development Authority SCOPE OF PROJECT: As a condition of the NPDES permit renewal in 2016, the county must upgrade/repair the Aquilla WWTP by March 1, 2021. However, project has been delayed until 2022.This will require the removal of sludge from the two lagoons, inspection of/repair of/ replacement of the: (1) lagoon liners & clay beds if necessary, (2) the aerators, and (3) the lagoon effluent land application system (piping, pumps, and valves).
NAME: Chardon Twp WWTP & Sewer Project TOWNSHIP: Chardon Township ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST: $5,100,000.00 (updated) CONSULTING ENGINEER: GPD Group CONTRACTOR: Trax Construction was lowest and best bid.  The contractor was given a notice to proceed on 9/23/20. FUNDING: Loans via OPWC, and OEPA-WPCLF. SCOPE OF PROJECT: Construction of a sanitary sewer collection system and a 50,000 gpd wastewater treatment plant to service 113 households in the Berkshire Heights subdivision, Chardon TWP.  The project is the result of the “Findings & Orders” issued by the Ohio EPA in February 2015

Chardon Township Sewer Project

Bainbridge TWP Waterline Loop Closure

NAME: Bainbridge TWP Waterline Loop Closure TOWNSHIP: Bainbridge Township ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST: $1,200,000 CONSULTING ENGINEER: GPD Group FUNDING: OEPA-DEFA Water Supply Loan Revolving Account SCOPE OF PROJECT: The Bainbridge Road – Chagrin Road Waterline Loop Closure is one of a series of waterline extensions into the township from the Cleveland Water Department. This project will connect two waterlines, both coming from the same water provider, and create a complete loop for dependable potable water supply. The new waterline is highlighted in red below. Construction anticipated to start in Oct 2021.
Chardon TWP WWTP & Sewer Project update 11/15/21 Memo on Fees & Tie-Ins 10/07/21
2015 Environmental Health Septic Inspections Memo
Phone: 440-279-1970 Fax: 440-285-9549
Current construction timeline 12/10/20
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