September 29, 2023

The restore of corroded pipes at a pond within the Village of Chatham has totaled greater than $500,000.

Throughout a routine pipe inspection of the basin on Crowfield Method between the Chatham postal station and the Cameron Villas, employees recognized that the equalization pipe between two basins was clogged, in line with info introduced to the Group Improvement District 4 Board of Supervisors Friday at Savannah Heart. 

Property Administration plugged the equalization pipe to pump down one of many basins to restore one pipe and examine the opposite three. The equalization pipe was 95 p.c clogged and severely corroded. The inspection of the system discovered one crushed pipe and three pipes that have been severely corroded.

Three of the 4 pipes have been repaired in the course of the fiscal yr. The fourth one has been included within the Fiscal Yr 2023-24 Finances.

The ultimate venture prices together with design and repairs totaled $545,494.41.