Lagoon bid too high
September 19, 2019
Moorcroft’s lagoon is and has been in noncompliance with DEQ standards for many years, but the town has recently been granted funding from Wyoming Rural Development to upgrade the site with a few significant improvements, including more efficient weed control sheeting and rip rap shoring of the four cells, aeration lines to replace the non-working pipes and dredging.
However, the town received only one proposal when the project was offered for bid this year and that offer came in significantly over budget.
As requested by Rural Development and with a few adjustments made to the criteria...