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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

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

Mayor Bob Young

Augusta, Georgia

augusta richmond county
Augusta-Richmond County
  • Consolidated government January 1, 1996
  • Population 204,000
  • Second-largest city in Georgia
  • Second-oldest city in Georgia (chartered 1736)
augusta water and sewer
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
challenges facing augusta
Challenges Facing Augusta
  • Consolidation and rehabilitation of aging infrastructure
  • Environmental challenges
  • Sprawl
  • Financial challenges
our approach master plan
Our Approach: Master Plan
  • Appraise condition of existing system
  • Develop plan for moving forward
  • Identify funding mechanisms
augusta utilities mission
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.”

the benchmark
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.
wastewater contract o m
Wastewater Contract O&M
  • Technical expertise
  • Improved service
  • Economically favorable
  • Transfer of liability/shared risk
  • Protection of/training for employees
  • Lift burden from city
water design build
Water Design/Build
  • Streamlined schedule
  • Single-source responsibility
  • Budget control
summary
Summary
  • Master-planning is critical
  • Alternative project delivery works
  • Best value is the way to go
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