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to improve waste water system
WEST OF SCOTLAND
WATER are about to embark on major investment to improve Stranraer's
waste water system and treatment facilities.
system in the Agnew Park area will be upgraded and storage
provided to overcome flooding in this area at a cost of £1
Just over two
weeks ago, torrential ran caused serious flooding in the area.
The waste water treatment facilities scheme will cost an estimated
£8.1 million and will see a new pumping station, rising main
and treatment works built in the north-east area of Lochryan.
will be pumped from the vicinity of the existing works at
Portrodie along the rising main into the new works where it
will undergo primary, secondary and micro-biological treatment,
before being discharged into deeper water found in the north-east
area of the loch - greatly benefiting the marine environment