Drilling project prepares for new water main

A drilling operation on Fifth Avenue South and 32nd Street Friday was in preparation for a water main project.

A crew with a large truck-mounted drill bored holes at Fifth Avenue South and 32nd Street.

City Manager David Fierke said the drilling was to collect geo-technical information in advance of the water main project. He said a new main will be extended from the water tower along South 32nd Street to Fifth Avenue South.


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