Wallace Addition Water, Wastewater and Drainage Improvements
Initially a water and wastewater improvements project, the
Wallace Addition Improvements scope has been revised to include drainage
improvements in the neighborhood and along Staples Road.
The aging water and wastewater lines in the neighborhood were
identified for replacement to fulfill the City Council goal of maintaining and
improving the City's infrastructure. The water and wastewater improvements will
include a 12” waterline replacement and a 4” water service line along Staples
Road; an 8” water line replacement along Durango Street, Juarez Avenue and
Tampico Street; and an 8” wastewater line replacement from Laredo Street to
Tampico Street and Luciano Flores Boulevard.
But recently residents in the Wallace Addition Neighborhood and the
Bonham Prekindergarten School have reported flooding issues. Storm water is overtopping
an existing culvert at Staples Road and Broadway Street.
To address these complaints the project has been revised to
include the water, wastewater and drainage improvements be constructed at the