Ten Sleep approves additional funds to fix lagoon
December 22, 2018
TEN SLEEP – During a mid-month meeting of the Ten Sleep Town Council on Friday, the town voted to proceed with a project to drain and repair the town’s sewage lagoon, although unexpected engineering costs ballooned the budget for the task.
Earlier this year, the town awarded a bid to fix the town’s lagoon, which has breached its original bentonite liner, to Bornhoft Construction of Riverton, at a total of $675,225.
Two other bids were received, each in excess of $1 million.
The leak was discovered this summer, and town engineer Lidstone and Associates recommended replacement rather th...