Under the Mayor and Council's leadership, insight into the community needs and dedication into improve our community, staff was given approval to submit an application for the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Fund which has been approved for a $22.8 million award that will address the following:
1. Demolish and reconstruct the existing raw water pumping facility pier on Lake Corpus Christi.
2. Emergency Generator Improvements: to maintain the supply of water:
a) Install generator on site (shore side) of Lake Corpus Christi Pier to keep raw water pumps operational.
b) Install generator located at the Water Treatment Plant to keep service pumps operational.
3. Sanitary Sewer Lines: To improve the efficiency of moving wastewater to the wastewater treatment plant, the existing sanitary sewer lines will be upgraded and main trunk line replaced as follows:
a) 6" sanitary sewer pipe improvements by pipe bursting method
b) Replacement of 15: sanitary sewer line with 24" sanitary sewer line for increased capacity.