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Prioritizing Infrastructure Needs: Augusta-Richmond County’s Water and Wastewater Master Plan. Mayor Bob Young Augusta, Georgia. Augusta-Richmond County. Consolidated government January 1, 1996 Population 204,000 Second-largest city in Georgia Second-oldest city in Georgia (chartered 1736).

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Prioritizing Infrastructure Needs:Augusta-Richmond County’s Water and Wastewater Master Plan

Mayor Bob Young

Augusta, Georgia


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Augusta-Richmond County

  • Consolidated government January 1, 1996

  • Population 204,000

  • Second-largest city in Georgia

  • Second-oldest city in Georgia (chartered 1736)


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Augusta Water and Sewer

  • Water

    • 57,181 residential and 6,235 commercial/ industrial connections

    • Capacity 63 mgd

  • Sewer

    • 43,247 residential and 4,746 commercial/ industrial connections

    • Capacity 49 mgd


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Challenges Facing Augusta

  • Consolidation and rehabilitation of aging infrastructure

  • Environmental challenges

  • Sprawl

  • Financial challenges


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Our Approach: Master Plan

  • Appraise condition of existing system

  • Develop plan for moving forward

  • Identify funding mechanisms


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Augusta Utilities’ Mission

“Our mission is to provide water that exceeds all federal, state and local regulations; and, provide wastewater service that inspires public confidence, all done in an environmentally friendly manner.”


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The Benchmark

  • By the year 2010 become a preferred water and sewer service provider.

  • Become a utility that other systems will want to learn from because of the customer service value our department adds to the community.



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Wastewater Contract O&M

  • Technical expertise

  • Improved service

  • Economically favorable

  • Transfer of liability/shared risk

  • Protection of/training for employees

  • Lift burden from city


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Water Design/Build

  • Streamlined schedule

  • Single-source responsibility

  • Budget control


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Summary

  • Master-planning is critical

  • Alternative project delivery works

  • Best value is the way to go


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