The Storm Lake City Council this week approved a test wells contract.
Storm Lake City Manager Keri Navratil said that in 2019, the Iowa DNR conducted a Water Supply Sanitary Survey which happens every three years, and the City is getting ready for another survey in August…(audio clip below)
Preliminary hydrology results indicated that Frank Starr Park would be the most logical place to construct additional sand and gravel wells.
The City received two proposals, and the council approved the low bid of 68-thousand dollars by Sargent Drilling. Work is expected to begin the week of August 1st.