August 01, 2019
LEMOYNE, Pa. (August 1, 2019) – Pennsylvania American Water today announced the start of a major construction project to replace a section of water main, as well as utility-owned service lines and fire hydrants, in Lemoyne Borough to improve water service reliability and fire protection for area residents and businesses. The cost of the project is approximately $1,500,000 and will upgrade aging pipe dating back to the early 1900s.
Beginning the week of August 5, crews will begin to install nearly 4,350 feet of new eight-inch, six-inch, and four-inch ductile iron water main on Hummel Ave. between S. 3rd and S. 9th Streets and on S. 3rd Street from Bosler Ave. to the 83 Bridge. Construction is scheduled for completion in December 2019 with final paving restoration occurring in spring 2020, weather permitting.
“This significant water main replacem...