November 27, 2018
SCRANTON, Pa. (November 27, 2018) – Pennsylvania American Water today announced the start of construction to replace sewer main along North Webster Avenue, Scranton. The company will install approximately 240 feet of 15-inch pipe at a cost of approximately $240,000.
Starting this week, Pennsylvania American Water crews will be working along the 1000 block of North Webster between Ash and Poplar Streets. Crews will work weekdays between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Traffic restrictions will be in place during construction and drivers are urged to find an alternate route. The company expects to complete the project by the end of the year, with final restoration and paving scheduled for Spring 2019.
Wastewater service to the area will be maintained during construction. Once the new main is installed, customer-owned service laterals will need to be conn...