Ilion board adopts budget, takes step toward water project

ILION — The Ilion village board adopted the tentative $6.9 million budget for 2018 that was presented at Monday’s public hearing and acted to move forward with a budgeted item to take a step toward improving the village water distribution system.

Chris Lawton, an engineer with Barton & Loguidice, said the agreement for the preliminary engineering report calls for a full scope of services, which would include a detailed evaluation to determine deficiencies in the system, an analysis of alternative solutions, evaluation of storage and distribution system improvements, recommendations for improvements and estimated project costs, a workshop to review and discuss alternatives and development of a draft preliminary engineering report.

The cost is $30,000…

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