I am writing this letter to simply inform the citizens of Danville what lies ahead of the City Commission in the next few years. The responsibility for the welfare of our community and the citizens of this town are many. As a result of the various items already facing the city of Danville, it is extremely crucial that any additional major projects be carefully considered. Below are just a few of the projects that we as a city are committed to at this time with "estimated costs" of the proposed items. These projects are an absolute must for the vibrant economy of the city.
* Water plant - projected cost $6 million to $8 million
* Sanitary sewer system:
East Danville - $605,500 (under contract)
Ball's Branch/Gose Pike - $3,030,000 ($400,000 grant)
Burgin Road - $450,000 (current budget)
Woods Drive - $337,333 (under contract)
* Public works - state mandatory (10-20 years):