Watering is banned next week; talks on plant continue
August 16, 2002
Havre residents' and businesses' outdoor water use will be restricted next week as the city moves toward the next step in completing its water treatment plant upgrade but who will complete the upgrade is not certain.
Jeff Jensen said the new section of the treatment plant is ready for testing, and no outdoor water use will be allowed from 10 a.m. Sunday until 8 p.m. Thursday while testing is done.
Once the new section is proven workable, work will start to upgrade the old section of the plant, Jensen said.
The city and Williams Brothers Construction, the company doing the upgrade, are sched...