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Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)

Louisville Morris Forman Biosolids Processing Solution

Borrower: Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District
Location: Louisville, Kansas
Invited WIFIA Loan Amount: $88 million
Population Served by Project: 751,000

Project Type: Wastewater

Project Description

The Morris Forman Water Quality Treatment Center, which processes all solids generated by the Metropolitan Sewer District in Jefferson County, Kentucky, is at the end of its useful life. This project will consist of new construction and replacement and refurbishment of existing equipment to provide sustainable Class A biosolids, allow for energy recovery and production for on-site use, and reduce the amount of dewatered solids sent to the landfill. The purpose of the project is to have a more reliable biosolids management program.

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Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)