water main http://tspr.org en Colchester Water Main Fix Might Cost $70,000 http://tspr.org/post/colchester-water-main-fix-might-cost-70000 <p>The six-inch water main that supplies residents in a subdivision north of Colchester and others near Lake Argyle is in need of repair. It lays across the supporting structure under a bridge on North Coal Street. The line is sagging 14 inches at two different joints, one of which is leaking.<br /><br />The city will pay $7,000 for a short-term fix. Tharp Brothers of Oquawka will shore up the line within the next 10 days.<br /> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 11:24:11 +0000 James Lenz 16353 at http://tspr.org Colchester Water Main Fix Might Cost $70,000 Monmouth Will Replace Troublesome Water Main http://tspr.org/post/monmouth-will-replace-troublesome-water-main <p>Monmouth will disrupt traffic downtown for about six weeks while it&nbsp; replaces an old water main.<br /><br />The work will take place near the southeast corner of the town square. It will involve two-and-a-half blocks of blocks of South First Street and a block of First Avenue.<br /><br />City Administrator Eric Hanson said the city has repaired leaks in the main many times. He said the renovations of several nearby buildings prompted the project.<br /> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 15:57:47 +0000 James Lenz 13425 at http://tspr.org Monmouth Will Replace Troublesome Water Main