Henderson Water Utility

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North Wastewater Treatment Plant Progress

The last of our Long Term Control Plan (LTCP) projects, a new headworks and expansion of our North Wastewater Treatment Plant (NWWTP), is coming along.  We have added a number of photos to the project page, including information about Ultraviolet (UV) disinfection.

Click here  or on the image below to find out more about this project.

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Friday April 24th, 2015 - 8:28 am

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Henderson Water Utility
Painting and Renovation of Frontier Tank

Description of Work: The Henderson Water Utility (Owner) hereby gives notice that separate, sealed bids will be received for the project to paint and renovate the 500,000 gallon elevated Frontier Water Storage Tank. The Work includes cleaning the tank interior and exterior using blast cleaning methods, making repairs, recoating the tank, new security fencing, and other miscellaneous work as described in the detailed specifications.

BID OPENING: Sealed Bids will be received until 1:30 p.m., Local Time on 21 May 2015, in the offices of the Henderson Water Utility (HWU), 111 Fifth Street, Henderson, Kentucky, 42420. After the official bid closing time, the Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

BIDDING DOCUMENTS: Bidding Documents are on file for inspection and may be obtained at the offices of HWU, at the address listed above, during regular business hours, or access the HWU Bids Page at this link: tinyurl.com/hwu-bids . Copies of the Detailed Specifications, Bid Documents and Contract Documents may be obtained at the office of J. R. Wauford & Company, Consulting Engineers, Inc. located at P. O. Box 140350, 2835 Lebanon Road, Nashville, Tennessee 37214 upon a non-refundable payment of $100.00 for each set. Inquiries should be directed to the project manager, Stephen C. Lee, P.E., (615) 883-3243, Fax (615) 391-3710, stephenl@jrwauford.com .

PREQUALIFICATION: In order to be eligible to bid on this contract, prospective bidders shall provide evidence of ability to perform similar work in a timely manner by submitting the project name, scope of work, allowed and actual time of completion, and a contact person for three previous projects of this nature constructed within the past ten (10) years. Prequalification submittals shall be directed to the project manager, Stephen C. Lee, P.E., at the engineer’s Nashville office no later than seven (7) days prior to the bid date.

LEGAL PROVISIONS: Bids shall include all required submittals as identified in the Bid Documents.

BID REJECTION/ACCEPTANCE/WITHDRAWAL: The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, waive informalities in bidding, or to accept the Bid or Bids which best serve the interests of the Owner.

Tom Williams, P.E.
General Manager
Henderson Water Utility
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Welcome to Henderson Water Utility’s Website.  This site contains information about Henderson, Kentucky’s Henderson Water Utility, the services we offer, and other information of interest to the community.

The Water and Sewer Commission meetings are normally held at the Bobby Gish Administrative Building located at 111 Fifth Street on the third Monday of each month at 4:30 p.m. local time.  Please call 270-826-2421 if you have any questions concerning the meetings.

Henderson is a “Combined Sewer System” community.  In the older parts of the city, we have combined sewers that channel both sanitary and stormwater to the wastewater treatment plant when it rains.  In newer parts of the city, we have a separate storm sewer system.

Learn more about Henderson’s Combined Sewer System

Learn more about Henderson’s Separate Sewer System:

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Friday April 24th, 2015 - 8:28 am

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Henderson Water Utility
Painting and Renovation of Frontier Tank

Description of Work: The Henderson Water Utility (Owner) hereby gives notice that separate, sealed bids will be received for the project to paint and renovate the 500,000 gallon elevated Frontier Water Storage Tank. The Work includes cleaning the tank interior and exterior using blast cleaning methods, making repairs, recoating the tank, new security fencing, and other miscellaneous work as described in the detailed specifications.

BID OPENING: Sealed Bids will be received until 1:30 p.m., Local Time on 21 May 2015, in the offices of the Henderson Water Utility (HWU), 111 Fifth Street, Henderson, Kentucky, 42420. After the official bid closing time, the Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

BIDDING DOCUMENTS: Bidding Documents are on file for inspection and may be obtained at the offices of HWU, at the address listed above, during regular business hours, or access the HWU Bids Page at this link: tinyurl.com/hwu-bids . Copies of the Detailed Specifications, Bid Documents and Contract Documents may be obtained at the office of J. R. Wauford & Company, Consulting Engineers, Inc. located at P. O. Box 140350, 2835 Lebanon Road, Nashville, Tennessee 37214 upon a non-refundable payment of $100.00 for each set. Inquiries should be directed to the project manager, Stephen C. Lee, P.E., (615) 883-3243, Fax (615) 391-3710, stephenl@jrwauford.com .

PREQUALIFICATION: In order to be eligible to bid on this contract, prospective bidders shall provide evidence of ability to perform similar work in a timely manner by submitting the project name, scope of work, allowed and actual time of completion, and a contact person for three previous projects of this nature constructed within the past ten (10) years. Prequalification submittals shall be directed to the project manager, Stephen C. Lee, P.E., at the engineer’s Nashville office no later than seven (7) days prior to the bid date.

LEGAL PROVISIONS: Bids shall include all required submittals as identified in the Bid Documents.

BID REJECTION/ACCEPTANCE/WITHDRAWAL: The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, waive informalities in bidding, or to accept the Bid or Bids which best serve the interests of the Owner.

Tom Williams, P.E.
General Manager
Henderson Water Utility
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Wednesday April 22nd, 2015 - 8:37 am

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

The Henderson Water and Sewer Commission of the City of Henderson, Kentucky will receive sealed competitive bids at its office at 111 Fifth Street, Henderson, Kentucky 42420, until 1:30 p.m. (CDT), on the 11th day of May, 2015 at which time the bids will be opened and considered for the purchase of the following:

WATER AND WASTEWATER TREATMENT CHEMICALS
FOR THE
HENDERSON WATER UTILITY

Specifications and Instructions to Bidders may be obtained from:

HWU website: tinyurl.com/hwu-bids

HWU Bobby Gish Administration Building: 111 Fifth Street, Henderson, KY 42420

Questions should be directed to the Purchasing Manager, Kathy Ambrose, at 270-869-6609.

The Water and Sewer Commission reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids in whole or in part and to waive informalities and/or technicalities in the bids. Conflicts of interest, gratuities and kickbacks as defined and provided for in K.R.S. 45A.455 are absolutely prohibited.

Clarifications and Addenda will be posted on the HWU procurement web site as listed above.
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Friday April 17th, 2015 - 8:21 am

The April 20, 2015 Water and Sewer Commission Meeting agenda (in PDF format) is available on the HWU website at this link:

tinyurl.com/HWU-Board-Agenda

The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. at the Bobby Gish Administrative Building located at 111 Fifth Street in Henderson.
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Thursday April 2nd, 2015 - 2:27 pm

NOTICE OF SOLE SOURCE BID

RE: Notice of Intent to Award Jack Doheny Companies a contract for the purchase of a 2015 Vactor Ramjet sewer wash truck.

The Henderson Water Utility Purchasing Department intends to make a purchase which has been determined to qualify as a "Sole Source" purchase made in accordance with KRS 45A.95. The purpose of this "Notice of Intent to Award" is to publicly announce the Utility's intent to award a Sole Source Contract for a specific service, construction or item of tangible personal property required by law.

Any vendor who does not agree that the service, construction or item of tangible personal property is available only from the vendor determined to be a sole source may protest the "Notice of Intent to Award" by contacting the Purchasing Manager, Kathy Ambrose no later than April 17 at 4:00 p.m. local time. Your protest must be in writing and describe the basis for the protest. Please submit your protest via e-mail ambrosek@hkywater.org and include the words "PROTEST OF NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD SOLE SOURCE CONTRACT TO JACK DOHENY COMPANIES" and your company name on the subject line.

If you have questions, please contact Kathy Ambrose at 270-869-6609 or ambrosek@hkywater.org .

Additional information is available on the HWU Bids page at tinyurl.com/hwu-bids
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Thursday April 2nd, 2015 - 2:13 pm

Good Friday Holiday Schedule

The offices of Henderson Water Utility will be closed on April 3, 2015 in observance of the Good Friday holiday.

HWU will respond to emergencies that happen during this period. Calls will be answered 24 hours, as is always the case. If you have a water or sewer emergency, please call (270) 826-2824.
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