|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on May 4, 2017 at 10:15 PM||comments (7)|
With the receipt of a planning grant from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Shoreline Surveying and Engineering, LLC will begin the preliminary engineering work on defining Phase 5. Phase 5 will pick up the rest of the original Phase 4 design that was left unfunded. This will enable GASD to begin sourcing funds for this phase while finishing the construction of Phase 4 currently underway.
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on March 11, 2017 at 1:45 AM||comments (0)|
With the receipt of funding from UDSA/RD, planning for Phase 4 is underway.
Phase 4 will connect Millers Rest and Shady Oak subdivisions on Highway O, and subdivisions past the intersection of Magnolia and Grey Eagle Roads. Engineering and right-of-way easements will begin shortly.
Actual construction will probably begin in late summer.
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on March 11, 2017 at 1:35 AM||comments (0)|
With the departure of our previous engineer, the Board of Trustees solicited 19 engineering firms for a new firm to proceed with the design and implementation of Phase 4. Multiple firms submitted responses and the Board in conjunction with its General Counsel, selected Jared Wheaton, Shoreline Surveying and Engineering, LLC to be the District's engineering company. Mr. Wheaton has extensive familiarity with the District having been involved with the prior engineering company which guided Phas...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on March 11, 2017 at 1:25 AM||comments (1)|
On Monday 6 March, 2017, The Board of Trustees welcomed John Heather as it newest Trustee, John is a retired Civil Engineer and Professional Engineer. He is active with Boy Scout Pack 138 in Laurie. His expertise will be a welcome addition to the Board and the District.
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on December 3, 2016 at 8:45 PM||comments (1)|
As of December 1st, Jim Bresnahan will move from Vice-Chairman to Chairman, and Dave Taylor will move from Chairman to Vice-Chairman. Jesse James has dropped from the Board as he has moved from the district. His position is vacant and the Board is looking for a man or woman interested in preserving the quality of the water in the Lake of the Ozarks. Interested persons should send a letter of interest to the Morgan County Commissioners. The Commissioners will interview candidates and forward t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on November 5, 2016 at 9:30 PM||comments (1)|
The GASD Board of Trustees signed the last document and now awaits a Letter of Conditions and the funding. Phase 4 will add approximately 150 homes to our existing infrastructure. Subdivisions to be included are: Golden Oaks on Hwy O, Miller's Rest on Hwy O, Existing homes and subdivision Grey Eagle Road fro, Magnolia Road to the end of Grey Eagle. and Kenrow subdivision on Hwy. P. USDA/RD (Rural Development) will loan approximately 1.732 million dollars plus a grant of 681,000 dollars with t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on October 30, 2012 at 9:40 PM||comments (3)|
All 3 contracts of Phase 3 are substantially complete. With a project this big, there are bound to be issues that need to be addressed. Customers are encouraged to contact GASD with issues that need to be addressed. Problem areas will be assessed and the appropriate action will be taken. We appreciate the courtesy that customers in the areas have shown to the construction crews. The crews have all expressed their thanks for the cookies, baked goods, etc. Th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on August 8, 2012 at 7:20 AM||comments (1)|
Progress continues on the Phase 3 project. Contract 1 is 73% complete and Rosetta Construction is digging toward the Gravois Mills treatment plant. Bill Ferguson of Rosetta in formed the GASD Board last night that they have 10 grinder stations to dig also. Contract 2 is 91.2% complete and the crews are in the Melcher road area. Contract 3 is 82.7% complete. The drought continues and many trees are stressed due to the extremely dry conditions. The district h...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on May 24, 2012 at 2:35 PM||comments (0)|
Construction continues with Phase 3. Lift stations are being put in on contract 1. Homeowners in the Skyline area are experiencing major construction in that area. Progress on the lift stations determine when customers will be added. Sections of the lines have been pressured tested and some rough cleanup has been done. Crews are busy putting in grinder stations on contracts 2 and 3. Lift stations on these 2 contracts are complete and have been tested. There will be an additional road bore to ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jim Bresnahan on April 3, 2012 at 12:35 PM||comments (1)|
The weather continues to be favorable for construction of Phase 3. As of April 2, contracts 2 and 3 have laid 54,000 feet of force main and 1600 feet of gravity main. Approximately 25 grinder tanks are in place and electricians are installing control panels and disconnects. Rosetta Construction is nearing 5-18 from the North and is presently preparing the ditch from Coconuts to March Rd. The force main from 5-18 south to the plant is in. We would like to remind homeowners that final grade wor...Read Full Post »