American Water

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Location: Illinois
Client: American Water Company

Volkert is currently providing American Water with engineering, survey, acquisition, and research services in several different states.

Illinois American Water Company (IAWC) also retained Volkert on two spans of Illinois 158 in St. Clair and Monroe Counties, Illinois, which involved approximately 100 parcels requiring easement acquisition in accordance with IAWC and Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) requirements.

Duties included completion and submittal of the ICC packet; coordination of real estate acquisition services with Illinois American Water Company and relocation project consultants, easement negotiation, and acquisition; bi-weekly status reports; preparation of easement documents per American Water format based on information included in the title report and the legal description in the survey; and completion of the Illinois PTAX form for filing.

Volkert is currently providing in-house negotiations and easement acquisition as well as property management for IAWC under a long-term contract.