April 16, 2020
Lawrence, NY (April 16, 2020) – New York American Water is investing $1,250,000 to install new water main along several streets in Lawrence. The project, scheduled to begin Monday, April 20, weather permitting, will replace 5,500 feet of aging water main with new 6- and 8-inch ductile iron main. The project will also replace 90 utility-owned service lines.
“The safe, reliable provision of water service is essential, especially now as we are dealing with a public health emergency. That is why it is imperative that we continue to repair and renew aging pipes in the ground,” said New York American Water Director of Engineering John Kilpatrick. “Water main replacement plays a significant role in improving water quality.”
This main replacement project will take place along Briarwood Lane from Broadway to Chauncey Lane; Jorgen Street from Briarwood Lane to A...