New Dickinson Wastewater Plant | VideoAlex Hagan | 9/4/2012
City leaders say the project is important for future growth.
"Having a facility like this come online will not only help us deal with the quantity of materials we`re processing, but also will the quality of the materials that we`re processing. We can only discharge into the river at certain period and at certain quality levels. Using a facility like this will allow us to discharge much more often," said City Administrator Shawn Kessel.
The state`s Land Board granted eight million dollars in oil and gas impact funds. City leaders say the facility should be completed in October of 2014.