Duncansville Authority to Receive $1.25 Million in PENNVEST Funds for Sewer Project
Last updated 4/23/2021 at 10:14am
The Duncansville Water Authority, Blair County, will receive $1.25 million in PENNVEST funds to upgrade its sewer, state Senator Judy Ward (R-30) announced April 21.
The authority will use the funds to make upgrades to its sludge dewatering system. This will include repairing a belt press facility and converting a sludge storage building into a rotary press facility with dewatering equipment. The project will address National Fire Protection Agency code requirements and improve a system that has reached the end of useful life.
Established in 1988, the PENNVEST program provides low-intere...