Village hosts groundbreaking ceremony for water, sewer project

Dennis Mansfield, Contributing Writer

Photo courtesy of the Village of Kalkaska

Local, state and federal officials gathered in downtown Kalkaska on Wednesday, May 10, to mark the groundbreaking of the village’s more than $4-million project to replace thousands of feet of water and sewer pipes, as well as install other upgrades to the system.

KALKASKA – There’s nothing like a groundbreaking ceremony, with local officials making speeches and even getting out a shovel, to make a project seem official.

And, Kalkaska village officials, along with other local, state and federal representatives, marked the start of a more than $4-million project to replace and upgrade thousands of linear feet of underground pipes during festivities in downtown Kalkaska on Wednesday, May 10.

“This is a much needed project for the Village of Kalkaska,” said Scott Yost, village manager. 

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