City of Menominee – State Revolving Fund Water & Sewer Utility Project Update
Week of June 27th
Contractor completed the water service and sanitary sewer laterals along 15th Avenue; they continued water service and sanitary sewer laterals along 17th Avenue between 15th Street and 17th Street; they fine graded and placed gravel at the 15th Avenue / 18th Street and 17th Avenue / 18th Street intersections; and they started removals along 16th Avenue between 17th Street and 18th Street.
Week of July 4th
Contractor will finish water services and sanitary sewer lateral along 17th Avenue between 15th Street and 16th Street; they will begin storm sewer and water main work at the 16th Avenue and 18th Street intersection; they will install storm sewer inlet leads along 15th Avenue between 15th Street and 17th Street; they will fine grade and place gravel along 15th Avenue between 16th Street and 18th Street.
As the contractor installs new water services to residences, those homes will be switched to the new water main. When this happens, there may be small air pockets within the water system that will exit through the house faucets. This is completely normal. It is recommended to run one faucet for approximately a minute to allow the air to exit the system at one ti
The contractor will not be working on Monday July 4th.