West Park Lift Station

West Park Lift Station

Project Manager

Water Utilities Engineering / Shannon Wilder

SUA Project No. C7WT04

Visit the GIS Infrastructure Map to see where city infrastructure projects are happening.

What We're Doing

The City of Stillwater and Stillwater Utilities Authority will replace the aging West Park Lift Station.

Anticipated Milestones

  • Anticipated Date (Design): Design completed November 2016
  • Anticipated Date (Construction): FY2019
  • Anticipated Date (Completion): FY2020

Benefits of the Project

The West Park Lift Station (WPLS) is located northwest of Country Club Road and State Highway 51 (6th Avenue) in the West Park Addition. The lift station is 30 years old, deteriorating, receiving inflow and infiltration and no longer working efficiently. At least 3 lift stations will be evaluated and considered for replacement.

Budget & Funding

  • Year Funded: FY2013
  • Funding Source: Wastewater Fund
  • Project Budget: $998,000
  • Expenditures to date: $7,891 for design

Project Management


January 24, 2017: The design phase is in progress which includes technical evaluation of the lift station and development of plans and specifications for a full replacement. 

November 15, 2017: Haynes Equipment Company conducted a test of the lift station and force main. Results are currently being analyzed.

February 27, 2018: Testing of the lift station and force main continue.

June 5, 2018: The City cleaned the forcemain to insure the pipe was not blocked. Further evaluation is underway.

December 24, 2018: The project scope was modified to wait to replace the existing pumps until a study is done on a new interceptor project that may eliminate the lift station.

March 7, 2019: The design Engineer finalized the technical research for recommending specifications for the new pumps.

June 4, 2019: Staff are currently reviewing the Engineer's pump recommendation.

August 12, 2019: Staff are contacting pump suppliers for quotes.

Actions authorized by Stillwater Utilities Authority (SUA):

  • 6.17.13  | SUA-13-24 |  Authorization of Professional Services Agreement


Aerial of West Park Lift Station. Located NW of 1st and Oakdale Dr.