Tippecanoe & Chapman lakes RSD
The Tippecanoe Chapman Lakes Regional Sewer District is committed to providing safe, high quality, cost-effective sanitary wastewater services to our community while maintaining a standard of excellence in environmental conservation.
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Due to some facility maintenance in the North Webster Community Center our office will be closed Wednesday September 29th. Thank you for your patience.

TIPPECANOE AND CHAPMAN REGIONAL SEWER DISTRICT PUBLIC NOTICE OF MONTHLY BOARD MEETING

North Webster Community center Office

The District will have office hours at the Community Center in North Webster, located at 301 N. Main St., North Webster, IN, starting July 12, 2021. Staff members will be present to help you answer your questions and a notary will be available, if needed, to get easements signed. The days and times are as follows:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Due to some facility maintenance in the North Webster Community Center our office will be closed Wednesday September 29th. Thank you for your patience.

Upcoming Meetings

TIPPECANOE & CHAPMAN LAKES REGIONAL SEWER DISTRICT

PROJECT PROGRESS

We are in the beginning stages of the TCRSD and are committed to diligently keeping on task. However, things are constantly evolving and so we will do our best to keep you all informed and up to date. This a general timeline of the current project tasks and is likely to change.
First 4 Sessions
March - July
2020
  • Board Member Elections
  • By-Laws Adopted
  • Meeting Schedule Established
  • Appointed District Advisors
  • Established Project Timelines
  • Procurred Aerial Photography
  • Initiated Temporary Funding Framework
  • Adopted Waste Holding Tank Resolution
  • Established Social Media Presence
Next 4 Sessions
August - December
2020
  • Complete Temporary Funding Procurement
  • Complete and File Facility Plan
  • Complete Funding Pre-Application Discussions and Choose Resource
  • Confirm Treatment Provider Partnering Framework
  • Complete PER/ER
  • Complete Preliminary Base-Mapping
  • Consider and Adopt Project Design Schedule
Following 4 Sessions
January - April
2021
  • Pre-Application Materials for Funding
  • Preliminary Engineering Report Update (including cost estimates)
  • Conduct All Required Environment Reviews
  • Finalize Interlocal Agreement with Treatment Provider
  • Submit PER for Agency Review
  • Conduct Public Hearing
  • Receive PER Approval/Letter of Obligation
  • Notice to Customers by District
Next 10 Sessions
May - December 2021
30% Design Activities
  • Survey complete
  • System schematic design
  • Customer service details confirmed.  Exemptions considered.
  • Connection concept to treatment provider determined.
60% Design Activities
  • Design details developed.
  • Easement acquisitions begin.
  • Permitting activity begins.
  • Cost estimates updated.
75% Design Activities
  • Design details refined, routing confirmed, permitting activities continue.
  • Easement acquisition continues.
  • User ordinance considered, and adopted.
  • Connection standards adopted.
90% Design Activities
  • Project plans ready for final review.
  • All project details complete.
  • User database defined.
  • Cost estimates updated.
  • Utility coordination underway.
  • Preliminary rate study completed.
Final Design
  • Project Ready for Bidding.

Tippy Chapman Regional Sewer District in the News

Sewer District To Receive Over $36 Million From USDA
October 1, 2021

WARSAW — “What a great day,” was a comment made following an emergency meeting of the Tippecanoe-Chapman Regional Sewer District Wednesday morning, Sept. 29. The meeting was called due to an offer from the USDA Rural Development of $36,609,332.23 in low interest loans and a grant for the district’s new sewer construction project. The day was not only great, but a huge and monumental occasion for the district and its rate payers and customers. “This is a very good start,” Jon Tyler, district president stated with Ken Jones, Jones Petrie Rafinski noting “It’s a milestone, that’s for sure.”

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Tippecanoe-Chapman RSD Hears Updated Engineering Report
February 15, 2021

At this meeting, Henschen mentioned three wastewater collection system alternatives. One is a pressure sewer system, which consists of grinder pump station forcing wastewater through a pressure main network. These grinder pumps would typically be shared between adjacent property owners.

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New Sewer District Wants To Be Fair To All Freeholders
October 13, 2020

“I don’t think it is right to put (the cost) on individual property owners,” stated Ed Ormsby, board member of the Tippecanoe & Chapman Lakes Regional Sewer District. “The folks who don’t have a lot of money it puts a big burden on them.” Ormsby’s comment was among several made by board members Monday night during the monthly meeting of the sewer district board. The discussion focused on the board establishing the fairest policy for the location of pump basins, a decision needed to complete the pre-engineering report. Ken Jones, president of Jones Petrie Rafinski, noted this is an important topic and a decision should not be made lightly. He suggested two options – accommodating the property owner within the property or a central location along the right of way.

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