Notice of Intent to Apply to USDA
Au Sable Township
Iosco County, Michigan
Wastewater Treatment and Sanitary Sewer Collection System Improvements
The Charter Township of AuSable will file an application with the USDA Rural Development for financial assistance to apply for a grant and loan through the Rural Development office of the United States Department of Agriculture (RUS) for the purposes of constructing a wastewater treatment facility, collection system improvements, pump station improvements, collection system extensions within the Township.
The amount of grant and loan funding to be applied for is estimated at Twenty Million Dollars. The project is anticipated to begin in the autumn of 2020 and completed in the fall of 2021. The project will include a new wastewater stabilization lagoon system, pump station improvements, new wastewater collection sewers, emergency backup power upgrades, new outfall piping, new wastewater force mains and other miscellaneous improvements.
A public meeting for comments will be held on Tuesday February 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. at the AuSable Township Hall Board room to discuss the proposed project and to provide the opportunity for public comment.
Public comments regarding the application to USDA-RUS are welcome. For additional information contact:
Au Sable Township, 4420 N. US HWY 23, Au Sable, Michigan 48750. Phone No. 989-739-9169.
Written comments should be submitted to Au Sable Township, 4420 N. US HWY 23, Au Sable, Michigan 48750 prior to February 12, 2020 for the regular Township Board meeting.