Borough has $30 million list of capital projects for this year
August 16, 2023
The borough has nearly $30 million in capital projects in its budget for the current fiscal year that runs through next June 30. The majority of funding — 58% — comes from grants, with 23% from borough coffers and 19% from loans.
The costliest upcoming projects by far are related to the borough’s water infrastructure, particularly the water treatment plant and reservoirs.
Preparations are underway to upgrade the water treatment plant, allowing for more consistent water quality and more production. The project went out to bid in mid-July.
The borough has about $15 million available f...