The Airport Lift Station, located on Lakeside Drive
immediately East of McDonald Drive, accepts all of Nelson’s sanitary sewer. It is then
pumped via forcemain to the Grohman Narrows Sewage Treatment Plant. A City
Contractor, Marwest Industries Ltd., is preparing to start construction near
this lift station. The works include replacement of all of the large diameter
incoming sewer lines adjacent to the lift station and construction of a large
grit chamber. This grit chamber is designed to intercept the grit before it
gets into the lift stations pumps and forcemain.
The work is scheduled to coincide with periods of low ground
water in late March and through April. Completion is scheduled for mid May.
Water or sewer service disruptions are very unlikely. However, access along Lakeside Drive will be limited at times to alternating one
We apologize for any inconvenience this project may cause
and will make every effort to maintain traffic flow. Please slow down through
the contractor’s cone zone, watch for flaggers, and pay attention to crew and
equipment working next to the roadway.
If you have any questions please call 352-8238 or Marwest at