PROJECT UPDATE – APRIL 15, 2014
The project is moving forward, having already received approval from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Florida Department of Transportation to proceed. It is in the final stages of environmental permitting and is awaiting approval from the Army Corp. of Engineers.
The Pasco County Purchasing Department will begin advertising for construction bids within the next 30 to 60 days.
PROJECT UPDATE – DEC. 17, 2013
The survey and design portion of this project are now complete. At this time, Pasco County is securing final permits in order to move forward with construction.
The next step in this project is to secure a contractor to begin construction in early 2014, with an estimated completed date of late 2014.
The Moon Lake Forcemain Project is a 5.5 mile, 30-inch diameter pipeline that starts at Ridge Rd. and DeCubellis Rd., continues north along Moon Lake Rd., east on Terra Ceia Ave., north on Adler St., then east along Banbury Ave., north along Lake Dr., then west on Oconee Blvd. and finally north along Key Lime Dr., tying into an existing force main along S.R. 52.
This project is required by a Consent Order from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to decommission the Deer Park Wastewater Treatment Plant. In addition to complying with the Consent Order, the project will aid in the regionalization of the system, which will ultimately reduce costs.