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​​​Bradford Security of Water Supply Project

Description:

The objective of the Bradford Security of Water Supply (SWS) projects is to unlock water supply capacity, and in doing so, allow Bradford to continue to grow. 

The SWS projects will;

  • Reduce the system constraints;
  • Increase system robustness, and;
  • Mitigate system risks.

The goal of these measures is to ensure Bradford has the water supply to service its population growth to 2031.

Project Status & Update:

SWS Project 1: Water System Optimization & State of Good Repair Study                

This project will begin with an evaluation of the existing water supply, storage and transmission system.  This project will then recommend repairs, upgrades, and improvements necessary to reduce constraints and increase the robustness of the water system. 

​Key Dates:
System Evaluation & ReviewsQ2 2020 to Q1 2021
Detailed Designn/a
​Construction Startn/a
Construction Completionn/a

SWS Project 2: Water Wells Emergency Backup Power

This project will increase system robustness.  This project will provide backup power at the Church Wells site in the event of a power loss or brownout.    

Key Dates:
Environmental Assessmentn/a
Detailed Design2020
​Construction Start2021
Construction Completion2022

SWS Project 3: Noble Drive Standpipe Refurbishment

The project will refurbish and extend the useful life of the Noble Dr. Standpipe (Bradford Standpipe No.2).  

Key Dates:
Environmental Assessmentn/a
Detailed Design2020
​Construction Start2021
Construction Completion2022


SWS Project 4: Water System Optimization & State of Good Repair Study Upgrades Project

​Implementation of projects recommended by the Water System Optimization & State of Good Repair study.

Key Dates:
Environmental Assessmenttbd
Detailed Design2021-2022
​Construction Start2023
Construction Completion2025


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