Jefferson County Water Authority dedicates collector well #2

(Festus, Herculaneum) On Monday, a ceremony was held for the Jefferson County Water Authority to dedicate collector well #2 at the Cathy Jokerst Water Treatment Plant in Festus. Festus City Administrator Greg Camp spoke on the importance of adding this second well to serve the water needs of Festus and Herculaneum.

Camp says it was a two-year process to get this project completed.

Meanwhile, Crystal City is going through the process of being able to tap into the Jefferson County Water Authority in case of an emergency situation.