The Chesterton Stormwater Management Board has awarded the contract for the
11th Street lift station to G.E. Marshall of Valparaiso, with a low bid of
The lift station--like its sister lift station recently completed in the
alley behind Valís Famous Pizza & Grinders at Broadway and 11th Street--will
drain a flood-prone alley in the area of 11th Street and West Porter Ave.
and pump the runoff to a stormwater sewer on Lincoln Ave.
Proceeds from the $880,000 stormwater bond issued later in 2011 will pay for
the lift station.
November in Review
In November the Stormwater Utility ran a a deficit of $13,211 and in the
year-to-date is running a deficit of $20,866.