Illegal Disposal Discovered in Sewer System

August 18, 2015


For Immediate Release

Monday, August 17, 2015 during a routine daily inspection of the Lake Shore Drive Pump Station a Sanitary District of Decatur employee discovered an intense odor of gasoline. This pump station serves the Lakeview and Homewood neighborhoods.

Authorities said that the Decatur Fire Department was called in because of the potential explosion risk. Access to the area was restricted while the Fire Department attempted to determine the extent of the contamination and it was cleaned up. No residences were required to be evacuated.

Notice of Availability of the Sanitary District of Decatur 2014-2015 Audit

The Sanitary District of Decatur hereby provides public notice that an audit of its funds for the period May 1, 2014 through April 30, 2015 has been made by the accounting firm of CliftonLarsonAllen. The full report of the audit is available for public inspection at 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur IL 62522 during regular business hours 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday except for holidays and is available here.

Electronic Bid Documents

The Sanitary District of Decatur is excited to announce the ability for contractors and suppliers to access bidding documents through a partnership with Quest Construction Data Network. The digital bid documents are available for the reduced fee of $10.00 per project. Documents may be immediately downloaded by selecting the link Contractor Files (at the top of the page) and choosing the project you are interested in.

Paper copies are still available however the fee will be higher and there may be a delay of up to 2 business days to produce the documents.


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