INDEPENDENCE — A site has been chosen for the new regional water system in Independence — and negotiations are underway to purchase the land.
Bobby Lane, of Lane Engineering, updated Independence Town Council July 8 on the progress of both the new water system and the upgrades to the town’s wastewater plant — both of which will serve the new state prison being built just outside Independence.
Lane said a site had been chosen for the new plant, but the land had not been secured yet.
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