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Swimming Pool Credit Program Discontinued

In August of 2017 the Sanitary District of Decatur started to evaluate the swimming pool credit program. The main factors considered were the relatively low benefit for the customer compared to the cost of issuing pool credits and the fact that other options were available to residents who did not want to pay Sanitary District user fees for outdoor water uses. 

Public Hearing Notice for the FY 2018-19 Budget on June 20, 2018

The Sanitary District of Decatur will hold the public hearing for the FY 2018-19 budget at 5:30 pm on June 20, 2018 in their offices at 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur IL.  The Preliminary 2018-2019 Budget and Appropriation is available for public inspection during regular business hours at the Administration Office of the District, 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur IL and may be viewed here

Southeast 36 Inch Sewer Rehabilitation

The South East 36 Inch Interceptor lining project is being financed in its entirety by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF). The SRF program is administered by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and receives a portion of its money to fund these types of projects from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. This project includes installing a CIPP lining in 7,015 linear feet of sewers and rehabilitating 17 manholes and will cost $1,200,000. Once complete, it will improve water quality for area residents and businesses in Decatur by preventing inflow and outflow from the sewers and extend the useful life of the sewer by 50 to 100 years.

2018 Chemical Bid Tabulations

The Sanitary District of Decatur opened bids on April 12, 2018 for our chemicals.  Click HERE for a PDF of the 2018 Chemical Bid Tabulations.  If you have any questions or would like your business added to the mailing list for the next chemical bid, please call David Collard at 217-422-6931 ext. 214 or email at davidc@sddcleanwater.org.

Special Budget Meeting March 28, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.

This notice is being sent to local news mediums that have indicated an interest in receiving Public Notice of Sanitary District of Decatur Open Meetings.

 

At the March 21, 2018 Regular Board Meeting the Board of Trustees for the Sanitary District of Decatur voted to schedule a Special Board Meeting on March 28, 2018. The meeting will be held at the regular time of 5:30PM and the regular location, 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur, IL 62522. A copy of the agenda for the special meeting is here.

 

Public Act 097-0609 Compliance

Public Act 097-0609 requires that, at least six days before an employer participating in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund approves an employee’s total compensation package that is equal to or in excess of $150,000 per year; the employer must post the total compensation package for that employee. Public Act 097-0609 also requires that the total compensation package be posted not more than six business days after the budget is approved for employees making more than $75,000 in total compensation. The information may be posted on the employer’s website or at the principal office of the employer.

2017 Land Application Advertisement for Bid

Sealed bids for the LAND APPLICATION OF WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT BIOSOLIDS for the Sanitary District of Decatur will be received at the office of the Sanitary District of Decatur at 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur, Illinois 62522 until 10:00 A.M. local time on Thursday, July 13, 2017, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.

Public Hearing Notice for the FY 2017-18 Budget on June 21, 2017

The Sanitary District of Decatur will hold the public hearing for the FY 2017-18 budget at 5:30 pm on June 21, 2017 in their offices at 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur IL.  The Preliminary 2017-2018 Budget and Appropriation is available for public inspection during regular business hours at the Administration Office of the District, 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur IL and may be viewed here.  Please contact Kent Newton, CPFO at kentn@sddcleanwater.org or 217-422-6931 x 213 to provide comments prior to the Public Hearing.

Special Board Meeting March 28, 2017 @ 5:30 PM

The Sanitary District of Decatur will hold a Special Meeting on March 28, 2017 at 5:30 pm to discuss the FY 2017-18 Proposed Budget.

Advertisement for Chemical and Fuel Bids

     Sealed bids for treatment plant chemicals and fuel for the Sanitary District of Decatur, Illinois will be received at the District’s office, 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur, Illinois 62522 until 10:00 a.m. local time on April 5, 2017, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud. Bids are being requested for Gasoline & Diesel Fuel, Granular Activated Carbon, Liquid Nitrogen Fertilizer, Sodium Hypochlorite, Sodium Bisulfite, Ferrous Chloride, and Hydrogen Peroxide.

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