The Board of Trustees of the Tippecanoe and Chapman Regional Sewer District (“District”) will hold a public hearing September 12, 2022 at 6:30 pm at the North Webster Community Center, 301 N. Main St. North Webster, Indiana. The purpose of the hearing is to receive comment on an ordinance adopting rates and charges for sanitary sewer service to be provided by the District. The temporary rates and charges the District proposes are shown below and would be effective once the contract for construction is issued and work has commenced. Full rates and charges shall become effective upon completion of the project. All users of the works and owners of property served, or to be served, and others interested shall have an opportunity to be heard concerning the proposed rates and charges.
The easement acquisition phase is nearing completion, therefore the District will not be open
after May 16th, 2022. We will continue to respond to your questions and concerns. Please contact us using the the form on this website or information found on the contact page.
This office may re-open in the fall during the construction phase. Please check back on the website for updates in the future.
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.”Read Original Story
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.Read Original Story
“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.Read Original Story