Speech to Text for Possible Schuyler-Ilion water district
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don shipman. surveys show a majority of property owners in east schuyler are in support of creating a water district with the village of ilion. town officials say a water line extension could give east schuyler access to public water.. --and in the process...help fix ilion's ongoing water problems. newschannel 2s zhane caldwell is in schuyler...to outline what happens next. --zhane. don... schuyler town officials sent out surveys to property owners who would be affected by theat line extension running through the town ...all the way to ilion. after receiving 128 surveys back ... town officials say 88 people are interested in having public water, while 40 people say they are not interested now that schuyler residents have shown interest in the water line extension, there will be an official ballot vote in november for residents to decide if they want to create a water district with ilion. next engineers forhprojectwill apply for grants and try to figure out how much the project will cost property owners. town officials say if the project goes through they're hoping to have public water within the next 2-3 years. "schuyler's oject is tally depending on ilion and if theygo through with tir water li extension. one of the things the town board wted to was give the pro in whether they wnted is or not becae they would ve toretire a 30 year bond, making a yearly payment." "i think the water project would be fantastic, and as they saidou he the tion. youan hookp or not hook up. thas the bottoline." townfficialsay a benit tothe water ne extension that there wod be fire hydras in thtown that cld help witfighting fires. d it could be relief fresidents who have issues th their ll watetown officialsay they plato havean informationaleeting xt month for people in e proposewar dirict to ask queions abt the project. d we reaaed out to the ion mayofor commebut have nyet hed back. reporting inchuyler zc.nc2. despite some opposition.. herkimer county is despite some opposition.. herkimer county is moving forward