The Town of New Baltimore owns and operates a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) constructed in 1983. In the spring of 2012, the Town issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for engineering services to evaluate the existing collection and treatment systems and review alternatives. Delaware Engineering was selected to prepare a engineering report and begin preliminary design work on a series of plant upgrades to address operational deficiencies and replace aging equipment, including:
Delaware assisted the Town with design, permitting, bidding and construction, as well as procuring funding for the project. This included an Engineering Planning Grant for preliminary design and $3 million in low-cost financing through EFC’s Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund.