Village of Lake Villa, Illinois Water System

Water System Improvements

type:
Civil, Water
services:
Planning, Design, Construction administration and inspection

Average flow:  1.16 mgd

Peak flow:  2.33 mgd

 

Lake Villa has worked for eight years to determine the feasibility of a Lake Michigan Water Supply, acquire a Lake Michigan Water Allocation Permit and a supply source, and determine a pipeline route for a water transmission main. The Village is currently completing several internal system improvements, as listed below, in preparation to receive its new water supply.

 

Features

Connection of the two separate water distribution systems within the Village

1.5 million gallons of additional ground storage

Replacement of older water main

Water main improvements for looping and flow restriction