Liberty, Missouri, Tackles the Challenge of Stabilizing Customer Rates Through Design-Build Delivery


The Liberty, Missouri, wastewater project is a great example of a city looking out for the best interests of its citizens’ hard-earned dollars. Rather than continuing the status quo, Liberty pursued different treatment options and innovative delivery methods that will positively impact the customers of Liberty for future generations to come.

Read how the City of Liberty, Missouri, completed construction and began operation of the first wastewater plant in Missouri to utilize fixed-price, performance-based design-build delivery while being the first design-build in Missouri to utilize State Revolving Funds (SRF).

Download the Water Design-Build Council's project spotlight to learn more about Liberty, Missouri's successes including:

  • Cost and schedule savings resulting in additional work being added to the original contract, which included constructing over 6,000 feet of trunk sewer

  • Project coming in under the $79 million loan authorization, allowing the project to be fully financed utilizing SRF

  • Being the first in the state of Missouri to utilize fixed-price, performance-based design-build as its delivery method


Learn more by downloading this project spotlight >>>