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Sewer repairs to spread city wide in West Point

The city is planning to do more sewer repairs in West Point.

Posted: Mar 20, 2019 8:29 PM
Updated: Mar 20, 2019 8:29 PM

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repairs to the sewer system all over west point are happening sooner than you might think. wtvas nicole dantzler tells us how and when the city plans to do this.. crews are working on sewer repairs on main street. but they're not stopping there. the mayor and the manager of the city's water and light company say they plan to begin more sewer repairs all over the city, starting on the east side. (nats of work?) the city is in the planning stages of repairing the old sewer system that's been causing problems for a while now. mayor (first name) robinson says they want to begin repairs in the next 12 months starting in the eastern border of west point and going south towards the lagoon which about three miles. ((take sot)) we may not have to replace it all so we're going to camera some of it and find out where the bad spots are and reline it or either dig it up and replace it with the new sewer." robbie robinson- west point mayor rt- 0:13 mayor robinson said work in the eastern edge alone is estimated to cost one million dollars. and will be funded by grants and emergency money. randy jones says the water and light crews could use new technology to do the sewer repairs. ((take sot)) "the other thing we do is identify the places where there is complete separation or major cracks and stuff that can't be relined. they expect to begin or wrap up (when?) live in west point nicole dantzler wtva 9 news one university is partnering with
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