Storm Lake awards stormwater contract to Lake View firm

The Storm Lake City Council Monday awarded a $1.43 million contract to Healy Excavating of Lake View to enhance stormwater infrastructure in the Ontario Street Corridor from Sixth Street to Tenth Street.

City Manager Keri Navratil told the council the city received six bids on the project, with Healy filing the low bid at $1.43 million. The city’s engineer, EOR of Storm Lake, estimated the project would cost $1.6 million.

The project includes a stormwater basin, retention basins and bioswales on city-owned land across the street from the Field of Dreams sports complex.

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