Little Otter Creek Reservoir

The Little Otter Creek Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention job has begun.  The engineering studies estimate, that when full, the reservoir would provide a water supply of 1.2 million gallons a day.  The contractor will be moving 1,127,000 cubic yards of fill for the project. Creating a permanent pool of water covering 344 acres at the surface. An 81-foot-tall and […]

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Little Otter Creek Reservoir Project

As the Little Otter Creek Reservoir project moves forward, the Caldwell County Commissioners will attend a progress meeting on Friday.  The meeting begins at 9:00 am at the Church of the Nazarene in Kingston. Discussions will include updates on the Land Disturbance Permits, Tree Clearing, Dam Construction, Driveways, and the Sandstone Waterline encasement. The board will also review the project […]

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Contractor Approved For Little Otter Creek Reservoir Construction

The contractor for the Little Otter Creek Reservoir project was selected and approved.  Caldwell County Commissioner Bud Motsinger says that contractor is Phillips Hardy, Incorporated of Booneville.  Their winning bid on the project is $14.4 million dollars.  Motsinger says this is a very large project. Motsinger says preliminary work will begin as early as this March. The time for construction […]

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Little Otter Creek Reservoir Project Meeting

The Little Otter Creek Reservoir project status update will be presented Friday at the Church of the Nazarene in Kingston.  The meeting begins at 9:00 am. Items on the agenda include pollinator plantings, easements, Bidding Status, and other construction updates.  Information on funding will be reviewed along with a budget review. An executive session is planned. The meeting is open […]

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