Delaware

Delaware Water Line Project To Start

22 May , 2022  

Special to 1808Delaware

The City of Delaware will undertake a water main replacement project along Oakwood Drive beginning on May 23 and lasting through June10. Water service interruptions and boil orders will be necessary, and notices will be made 24-hours in advance to the affected residents.

After the new water line has been installed and placed into service, pavement and turf restoration will take place. While every attempt will be made to keep construction disturbance to a minimum, area residents may experience road closures, traffic delays, restricted street parking and increased noise during regular business hours. The City will make every effort to provide 24-hours advance notice of any non-emergency water shut down, but residents may experience short periods without water service.

Public questions may be directed to the Public Utilities Department, 740-203-1904.

Source: City of Delaware

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Delaware

City Of Delaware Replacing Franklin Street Water Main

3 May , 2022  

Special to 1808Delaware from the City of Delaware

The City of Delaware is replacing a water main along Franklin Street, between Park Avenue to Bernard Avenue, which will improve water pressure and fire prevention in the area and reduce water main breaks.

The work will last through May 13.

The older 4-inch line is being replaced with a new 6-inch line for better fire flow and dependability. More fire hydrants are being added on Washington St. and Franklin St. The work is being coordinated with ongoing storm sewer improvements in the area. The final steps will be asphalt and turf restoration.

Water service interruptions and boil orders will be necessary, and notices will be made 24-hours in advance to the affected residents. After the new water line is installed and placed into service, pavement and turf restoration will take place. More…

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Delaware

Delaware Pipe Replacement Project Making Progress; Holiday Collection Reminder

17 Jan , 2022  

By 1808Delaware; City of Delaware

A storm water pipe replacement project continues toward completion on the City of Delaware’s near south side.

The work is taking place between Sandusky Street and Liberty Street, just north of Bernard Avenue. Crews are burying new corrugated plastic pipe, some sections as large as 4-feet in diameter, about 6 to 10 feet underground depending on the terrain.

Work has progressed to near Bernard Ave. and all the new drainage pipe and catch basins should be in the ground by the end of January, weather permitting. More…

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Delaware

Griswold Street Project To Begin Next Week

15 May , 2021  

Special to 1808Delaware from the City of Delaware

The City of Delaware is undertaking a water main replacement project along Griswold Street, between Washington Street and Franklin Street.

Work by the Public Utilities Department will begin on May 17 and continue through June 4, weather permitting. The Washington St-Griswold St. intersection will close to traffic May 18 at approximately 8 am and reopen later that day.

The City is replacing the water main to improve water service and fire flow in the area. The project will include making new connections to the existing water mains on Washington St. and Franklin St. that will require closing water mains in the area. After the new water main has been installed and placed into service, restoration of the pavement and yard area will take place. More…

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Delaware

Water Main Replacement Project In Delaware

15 Aug , 2020  

The City of Delaware will undertake a water main replacement project along Lincoln Avenue, from Forest Avenue to Liberty Street.

Work by the City’s Public Utilities Department will begin on August 17 and continue through September 4, weather permitting.

The project will replace an existing water main that dates to the early 1900s and has a history of breaks. The project will include making new connections that require water shutdowns. Notices for these scheduled shutdowns will be made 24-hours in advance to the affected residents. After the new water main has been installed, restoration of the pavement and yard area will take place. More…

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Delaware

Delaware Water Main Project To Begin

16 Jul , 2019  

The City of Delaware will undertake a water main replacement project along Lincoln Avenue, from Euclid Avenue to Forest Avenue; and along Forest, from Lincoln to Elmwood Drive. More…

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