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Presidio , Texas, USA

Water System Improvements Project in Presidio, Texas

Status: Under construction

Background

The City of Presidio owns and operates the local water distribution system, which serves 1,783 residential water connections. The water supply source is groundwater from the West Texas Bolson Aquifer. The quality of the groundwater water is excellent and requires minimal treatment. Approximately 800,000 gallons of water are produced daily.

Description

The project consists of improvements to the water distribution system and its extension along Highway 67. 

Objective

The purpose of the Project is to provide reliable and sustainable drinking water service and reduce the human health risks associated with waterborne diseases, by improving system infrastructure to address service interruptions and water losses resulting from frequent line breaks caused by excessive pressure and by extending the distribution system to an unserved area.

Project Financing

Total Project Cost US US$3,800,000M