Phillippi Creek Septic System Replacement Program

As the Program Manager, Hazen and Sawyer oversaw the design and construction of 16 wastewater project improvement areas identified under the 50 square mile Phillippi Creek Study area.

A vacuum pump skid and holding tank being installed into a new pump station as part of the program.

A valve pit and main line being backfilled and compacted in lifts.

A sample vacuum sewer valve pit used in the project.

The program included design for five wastewater project service areas and construction activities totaling approximately 5,000 connections.

Project Outcomes and Benefits

  • Responsible for overall program schedule, including design for five wastewater project service areas and construction activities totaling approximately 5,000 connections
  • Completed construction of vacuum sewer projects with minimal disruption to existing homeowners.
  • Assisted with obtaining federal funding provided through USEPA grants program.
  • Regularly held public workshops with homeowners to keep them informed.
  • Successfully implemented the program and fully transferred to County staff.

For more information on this project, or to discuss a similar project in your area, contact Bert Vidal at bvidal@hazenandsawyer.com