MOUNT GREYLOCK REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

WATER OPTIONS ANALYSIS

 Without the Cold Spring Road Water Main

 

Submitted by Sherwood Guernsey

 

 

Options

 

Drinking Water

 

Fire Suppression

 

Connect to Sweetwood

 

Use:  “To be given to us…” per Chrman Bob Petricca (11-16-04)

Connection: State Funds to pay for connection (DOE)

Thus, no cost option

 

Water Tank: Upon substantial renovations in 3 or 4 years, $200,000:

($750,000 - $450,000 = $300,000, less $100,000 = $200,000 (1/3 from Lanesboro $100,000) )

Lined Pond: Cost not investigated.

South Williamstown Water (Cricket Creek, Waubeeka)

A. Encourage the Clark to build with South Williamstown Water: No Cost to School

 

B. Drilling, pipe and pump: $266,667 (with 60% state share and 1/3 from Lanesboro); plus undetermined amount for lease of water or site. 

Same as above, or, with large pipe, no cost.

Filter current water

$25,000 to $60,000, or no cost with state DOE funding; maintenance costs uncertain

See #1.

Drill New Wells

$10,000 to $70,000 depending on depth, size, etc

Depends on amount of water found

DEP – sets high perchlorate level

No cost

See #1