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Current Construction Projects

Penllyn Water Main Replacement Project

A water main and service replacement project on Gwynedd Avenue, Trewellyn Avenue and Wissahickon Avenue in Lower Gwynedd Township started the week of August 20. Main installation and service renewals are scheduled for completion December 14, 2018.

In 2019, after the water main project is completed, Lower Gwynedd Township plans improvements and paving of the affected streets.

The Authority's contractor for this project is BP Patterson Inc. Work will be done Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. During this time there will be intermittent water service interruptions, limited on-street parking and periodic road closures. We will work with BP Patterson Inc. to keep any inconveniences to a minimum.

Project Background

We are replacing cast iron water main that was originally installed in the early 1960's. The water mains will be upgraded to ductile iron. Service lines will also be replaced from the main up to and including the curb stop. Finally, the existing fire hydrants will be replaced.

North Wales Area Water and Sewer Main Replacement Project

A water main and sewer replacement project on Spruce, Smith and Oak Streets in North Wales Borough began the week of October 1st. Main installation is scheduled to be completed by November 21, 2018. After the water main project is completed, the contractor will be paving the affected streets.

The Authority's contractor for this project is Doli Construction Corporation. Work will be done Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. During this time there will be intermittent water service interruptions, limited on-street parking and periodic road closures. We will work with Doli Construction to keep any inconveniences to a minimum.

Project Background

We are replacing cast iron water mains and clay sewer mains that were originally installed in the 1930's and 1950's. The water mains will be upgraded to ductile iron and the clay to PVC pipe. The water service lines and sewer laterals will also be replaced within the road right-of-way.