Alcoa : Massena Might Takeover Water Plant
Town of Massena officials have an opportunity to take over a water plant at
"At some point we need to start talking about the situation at the Alcoa East plant. We have the potential to take over a water plant at the Alcoa East plant that was operable," Town Supervisor
He said taking over the water plant would give them the ability to provide water to the port of entry, as the federal government's
"The last time I talked to them, they were pursuing drilling a well,"
Taking over the water plant could also give them the ability to provide water service to any tenant that might set up at the former
He said Alcoa has indicated the transfer "would be very favorable to the town" if they decided to move forward.
"I think it's something we should definitely pursue,"
"They were pretty impressed with the water plant. I want to look at the water plant and see what's ahead as far as maintenance and look at what's out there,"
"The controls are newer. Alcoa told me the potable water system is in good shape," he said.
"If it's maintained, it will run forever. You have to have somebody to do that," he said.
"They said it's typically about two days of work there," he said.
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