Project Planning Public Meeting (Water System): May 21



The City of Three Rivers will hold a public meeting on the proposed Water System Improvements project for the purpose of receiving comments from interested persons.

The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2024 in City Hall at the address above.

The purpose of the proposed project is improvements to the City’s water system.

Project construction will involve replacement of approximately 336 lead service lines and replacing 3.7 miles of aging 4-inch and 6-inch diameter watermain with 8-inch diameter watermain.

Impacts of the proposed project include minor traffic operation, increased local noise, and dusts levels typical of a construction project. There are no anticipated long-term impacts from this project.

The estimated cost to users for the proposed project will be dependent on the terms of the financing proposed by EGLE for this project. The estimated project costs are totaled to be approximately $14.6 million.

Copies of the plan detailing the proposed project are available for inspection at the following location(s): Three Rivers City Hall – 333 W Michigan Ave, Three Rivers, MI 49093. Hours: Mon, Wed-Fri: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, Tues: 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM.

Written comments received before the meeting record is closed on Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 6 p.m. will receive responses in the final project planning document. Written comments should be sent to: Joseph Bippus, City Manager, 333 W Michigan Ave, Three Rivers, MI 49093.

ADA Notice:  The City will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon seven (7) day notice to the City of Three Rivers. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the City of Three Rivers at the above address or call 269-273-1632.


Notice of Public Meeting (PDF)