Public Notice - Town of Star Valley Ranch - DWSRF Application - Town of Star Valley Ranch Water Improvement Project – 2021

Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality  | view as a webpage

Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice - Town of Star Valley Ranch - DWSRF Application - Town of Star Valley Ranch Water Improvement Project – 2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

The Town of Star Valley Ranch, Wyoming, will conduct a public meeting at 5:30 PM, local time, on February 11, 2020, at the Star Valley Ranch Town Hall. The purpose of the meeting is to allow citizens to review and comment on the following project: Town of Star Valley Ranch Water Improvement Project – 2021 will replace of approximately 24,000 lineal feet of PVC water pipeline that is undersized and is failing due to faulty original construction and aging materials.

The Town of Star Valley Ranch intends to use funds from the Office of State Lands and Investments through the Wyoming Drinking Water State Revolving Loan Funds and the Mineral Royalty Grants to complete the project. The Town of Star Valley Ranch will present the preliminary design of the proposed project and discuss the estimated cost of the improvements during the meeting. Based on current estimates, the total cost of the project is $4,895,800.00. The Town of Star Valley Ranch plans to complete the project with grant funds from the Mineral Royalty Grants program in the amount of $1,615,614.00 and borrowing the remaining $3,280,186.00 from the Wyoming Drinking Water State Revolving Loan Fund. Increased user fees will repay the loan. The average rate impact is estimated to be $6.50/month per service fee to repay the $3,280,186.00 SRF loan with 25% forgiveness, which has terms of 2.5% and 20 years. A preliminary plan of improvements and estimates can be reviewed at 560 Middle Branch Drive, Star Valley Ranch, WY or Forsgren Associates, Inc. 849 Front Street, Suite 201, Evanston, WY. Contact Evan Byrd at (307) 883-8696 or Ryan Welling at (307) 789-6735.

Written comments are also welcome and must be received by 12:30 PM on February 11h, 2020. Send written comments to: Town of Star Valley Ranch, 560 Middle Branch Drive, Star Valley Ranch, WY 83127, Attn: Mayor Kathleen Buyers.

Publish January 22, 2020, January 29, 2020 & February 5, 2020