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Monroe gives Wessler go-ahead on sewer project

At the recommendation of the Monroe Town Sewage Committee, town council members gave the nod to working with Ryan Brown of Wessler Engineering on a costly upcoming sewer project. Council president Deb Giessler reported that the sewer committee, headed by Al Lehman, had filed a preliminary engineering report (PER) and noted that it included information and recommendations concerning storm water, water and sewage studies. Council members agreed that the sewage portion is the most crucial and instructed assistant superintendent Justin Shaffer to ask Brown if the third portion could be separated on its own initially. “This is something that needs to be done,” said Councilman Mike Geels. “The town is growing and we want it to continue to grow. We want to make sure that we do this correctly.” “It is the sewer that we are concerned about the most right now,” said Shaffer. “We need to separate the sewer and move ahead with that. We need to look at the other two areas anoth... Read More >