Board of Public Works Update

The Farm Ground Lease is one of the items the Chillicothe Board of Public Works heard about at Tuesday morning’s meeting.  CMU General Manager Jim Gillilan says CMU has two pieces of farm ground near the Wastewater Treatment Plant that they lease to area producers.  He says the first plot is 150 acres south of the treatment plant.  At Tuesday’s […]

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Old Steam Plant Demo Ready To Begin

Demolition of the old Chillicothe Steam Plant apparently will begin in the next couple of days. Jim Gillilan, General Manager of Chillicothe Municipal Utilities says the demolition company called Red Rock has begun delivering some equipment to the job site today (Friday). Gillilan says the company has been instructed to save a few design parts of the building. Red Rock […]

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Steam Plant Ready To Fall

The final tear down of the old Chillicothe Steam Plant has been approved by the City Council. City Administrator Darren Chappel says the bulk of the expense was in the asbestos removal, which is already completed at a cost of more than $1,000,000. Jim Gillilan with Chillicothe Municipal Utilities hopes the contracts to finish the tear down project will be […]

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