MLK Sinkhole

After the flooding of the Brazos River, a large diameter pipe, owned by Waco Metropolitan Regional Sewerage System, failed at a joint, causing a sinkhole to form. This project will reroute the watsewater line and a water line in the same area.

Projected Start/End Dates

Work began in August 2018 and was completed in September 2019.

Projected Cost

Approximately $1.6 million

Anticipated Impact to Residents

Street closures are anticipated due to this project.

Primary Core Issue Addressed

Wastewater Master Plan: Asset Renewal

Progress Photos