Capital Projects

In an effort to ensure long lasting infrastructure and high quality culinary water and sanitary wastewater services, GHID is continually updating aging pipes and facilities and addressing problematic areas within these crucial systems. Our goal is to keep the Water and Wastewater systems in good repair in order to avoid costly emergency repairs when pipes break or collapse. It is our goal to carry out these projects and improvements with minimal disruption to our customers. Take note of our upcoming projects and feel free to contact our staff at 801.968.3551 with any concerns. Please be patient with us while we work to provide you with the high level of service you have come to expect from GHID.  



Project Status Updates - updated April 2017

14B: 3100 South Bypass Sewer Project
Pavement restoration at the Maverik Center was completed on April 7, 2017. The work is complete except for some miscellaneous landscaping.


14G: 4700 South/4800 West Waterline Project - Phase 2
The pre-construction meeting has been held. Construction will begin this month.


15E: 4100 South Waterlines Project
The new 12-inch and 16-inch waterline installation is progressing.


16A: 3500 South Pipeline Replacement Project
The Construction Contract is in place. The Contractor is working on a project schedule.


16D: PRV Station Upgrades and Large Meter Vault Project
The work is complete except for miscellaneous pavement and landscaping restoration.


16E: Decker Main WWPS - Pump Replacement Project
The pump replacement is scheduled to start the week of April 17, 2017.


16F: Warner WWPS Improvements
The Consultant is has completed 60-percent design drawings and is working on finalizing 90-percent documents. The project is expected to be released for bids in May.


16G: GHID Headquarters Parking Lot Renovations
The Conceptual design has been completed. The consultant is working on finalizing the design for the first phase of the project, which includes pavement replacement on the south end of the Headquarters property.


16H: 24-inch Forcemain Rehabilitation
One of the force mains running from the Armstrong WWPS to the collection vault for CVWRF at Well 12 is made of concrete and has experienced deterioration. PEC prepared a report with recommendations, and the improvements may be included as part of the 17D Project.


17A: Sewer Rehabilitation Project
The construction contract is in place. We are waiting for the Contractor to mobilize.


17B: Valley Downs WWPS Influent Sewer Replacement Project
Construction Contracts are in place.


17C: 3270 West Waterline Replacement Project
A 90-percent design review meeting was held on April 11, 2017. Bidding documents are scheduled to be distributed to prospective bidders the week of April 17, 2017.


17D: East Reclamation WWPS Forcemain Replacement Project
The design work is in progress.


17E: PRV Upgrades & Large Meter Replacements Project
A design kick-off meeting was held on April 5, 2017. Site visits to the PRV stations were made the week of April 10, 2017.


17F: Tank Farm Master Plan
District staff have met with Jordan Valley Staff and plans are progressing, including an analysis of possible reimbursement for energy efficiency portions by Rocky Mountain Power.


17G: Building A Reconstruction
The consultant has begun the conceptual design phase for the main floor.


17H: West Lake WWPS Access Project
The design work is in progress.


17I: Well Cleaning
The chemical treatment at Well No. 15 is progressing nicely.


17J: 4800 West Waterline Replacement Project
The existing 6-inch cast iron waterline within the 4800 West right-of-way was installed in 1956. The waterline has experienced significant corrosion resulting in numerous breaks. The Districtís 2017 budget includes funding to replace the waterline reach between 4100 South and the Palmer Drive (approximately 4400 South).