Wastewater Truck Demonstration

Submitted photo Employees of the City of Elkins Wastewater Collection Department and other city departments watch a demonstration of one of three Vactor trucks the city is considering purchasing to replace its existing one, a 2002 model. Vactor trucks, which currently run around $500,000 and up, see daily use by the wastewater collection department to perform maintenance and clear blockages, city officials said. The Water Distribution Department also makes use of them periodically.


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