The District uses contractors listed with MRSC Rosters for small works projects. Larger projects are published in the Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce and on our website.


McKinnon Wellfield Infrastructure and Pumpbuilding - OPEN FOR BIDS

This Project entails rerouting the McKinnon wellfield supply infrastructure and replaces an obsolete pumphouse with a new solid building that will allow for more robust control.

Bid closing will be Nov 26 @4pm (Originally Nov. 20). Plans and Contract Documents are available electronically for free, or in print for $100.  Check  for the complete package.

Site visit was November 13, additional site visits by request.

Questions/Clarifications may be directed to the project engineer Dan Mundall at  phone: 360-319-1285. If you wish to receive addenda, please contact us to be placed on the planholder's list. (most recent update is in the project folder)

Addendum 1, revised contract documents and schedules A and B should be downloaded as of Nov. 14. 
Planholders lists will be updated as required. Last update Nov. 14

McKinnon Wellfield Tree Removal

Bid from MRSC Roster - Contract with Best Tree Services NW Inc. - Removal scheduled for Nov 13, 2019


Zone Metering

We are currently installing water flow meters throughout the distribution system that enable us to monitor system demand in various pressure zones. This integrates with our telemetry system to provide real-time and historical information to better operate and diagnose issues in the system.



Zone Metering Monitoring


Well 2 - Pump Replacement and well Rehab

Due to a nearby lightning strike, the pump motor suffered damage and required replacement. During the replacement the well was cleaned, surged, and inspected. (Small works project awarded to JKA Drilling $30,150 - Jan 2019)

Well 1 - Pump Replacement

After having exceeded it's life expectancy, this project replaced the worn and failing pump in our primary well. (Small works project awarded to PumpTech $17,100 - Oct 2017)

NE 178th St - '#3713 to #3369'

A pipe replacement project to upgrade existing deteriorated watermain and avoid conflict with the City of Lake Forest Park's mprovements. Over 1000' of 2" HDPE watermain was installed and construction was managed cooperatively and concurrently with the City's construction.

NE 178th St and 180th St

This project replaced a failed valve cluster and upgraded watermain crossing 180th in preparation for the 178th St. watermain replacement.

Horizon View Backup Well Project - Brightwater- completed 3/14

Construction of backup wells, pump station, and transmission main to mitigate against potential Brightwater Tunnel leakage.

  • Phase I of this project is complete. Trail widening and utility infrastructure to site.
  • Phase II is completed and the system is currently supplying supplemental water to the district.

Ballinger Way PRV - Completed 4/13

Replacement of an aging and malfunctioning Pressure Reducing Valve (PRV) chamber that supplies water to the lowest zone in the district, the 'Beach Zone'.  The new PRV chamber is located at the intersection of Ballinger Way and 175th