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Douglas Cut Pumping Station in PVE to be Upgraded

Most of the residents pass by the obscure white structure on Palos Verdes Drive West above Bluff Cove between Lunada Bay and Malaga Cove in Palos Verdes Estates without any idea as to what it is.  This building is the "Douglas Cut Pumping Station" operated by the Sanitation District to pump sewage.  Last Tuesday, the City Council of Palos Verdes Estates voted to bury this civic eyesore.

Douglas Cut Pumping Station

The building will be mostly buried under a contract estimated to cost approx. $1.5 million. The option to mostly bury the new structure cost an additional $200,000. An electric meter will remain above ground.The project is estimated to be completed by April 2010.

The existing station was constructed in 1962.

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Comment balloon 0 commentsMaureen Megowan • March 27 2009 01:42PM


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