SWCD Pumpstation #1 construction | 08/11/2011
Pumpstation 1 is located on Royal Palm Boulevard, east of Riverside Drive. The new pump stations will provide state-of-the-art, dependable stormwater management capabilities with a total capacity of 151,300 gallons per minute and 210,000 gallons per minute, respectively.
The pump stations will be constructed with buildings designed to withstand Category 5 hurricane force winds and will each include four electrical pumps, emergency generator, diesel fuel storage tank, telemetry system, security system, and access and storage for maintenance and operations equipment. Construction costs total $6.7 million with completion in Spring 2012.
For more information, visit the Sunshine Water Control District's website at www.sunshinewcd.net.