Area A Flow Transfer

Update: 9/18/20

Work Completed between 9/7/2020 and 9/18/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation at the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611, with work conditions including nighttime work hours of 8:00 PM-5:00 AM and corresponding traffic controls, with the closure of lanes and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 75LF of pipe has been installed this period.
  • Equipment technicians installed and calibrated additional control panel equipment located at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Provided additional pump station start-up and operations training to Authority field operators.
  • Conducted final site restoration and clean-up at pump station.
  • Coordinated with additional start-up work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 9/21/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation through the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611 including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing final troubleshooting and adjustment work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Performing final troubleshooting and adjustment work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

PAST UPDATES

9/4/20 

Work Completed between 8/30/2020 and 9/4/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation at the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611, with work conditions including nighttime work hours of 8:00 PM-5:00 AM and corresponding traffic controls, with the closure of lanes and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 80LF of pipe has been installed this period.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for the week of 9/7/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation through the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611 including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technical staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

8/28/20

Work Completed between 8/23/2020 and 8/28/2020

  • Started sanitary sewer installation at the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611, with work conditions including nighttime work hours of 8:00 PM-5:00 AM and corresponding traffic controls, with the closure of lanes and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 40LF of pipe has been installed this period.
  • Reviewed conflicting utilities at the intersection with Engineer to revise the layout of sanitary sewer installation as needed.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 8/31/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation at the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611 including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technical staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

8/21/20

Work Completed between 8/17/2020 and 8/21/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with the closure of the eastbound lanes and flaggers directing in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 240LF of pipe has been installed this period.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 8/31/20

  • Starting night work (8P-4A) of sanitary sewer installation at the intersection of County Line Road and State Route 611. Traffic controls include the closure of lanes and channelization of traffic into and through the intersection. 
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technical staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

8/14/20

Work Completed between 8/10/2020 and 8/14/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 100LF of pipe and 1 manhole have been installed this period.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 8/17/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technical staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

8/7/20 

Work Completed between 8/3/2020 and 8/7/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 150LF of pipe has been installed this period.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 8/10/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technical staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

7/31/20 

Work Completed between 7/26/2020 and 7/31/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 210LF of pipe and 1 manhole have been installed since 7/20.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for the week of 8/3/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technician staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

7/24/20 

Work Completed between 7/20/2020 and 7/24/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing in turns through the remaining lane.  Traffic delays are expected.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for the week of 7/27/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station, pending availability of vendor technician staff.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station as needed.

7/17/20

Work Completed between 7/13/2020 and 7/17/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane. Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 150LF of pipe and 1 manhole were installed this period.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Scheduling punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 7/20/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

7/10/20

Work Completed between 7/6/2020 and 7/10/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls, with closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane. Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 300LF of pipe was installed this period.
  • Followed up on restoration work along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring, and County Line.
  • Performed final restoration and punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Performed punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for next week

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Performing punch work at Springbrook Lane pump station.

7/2/20

Work Completed between 6/29/2020 and 7/2/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls including the closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane. Traffic delays are expected. Approximately 190LF of pipe and 2 manholes have been installed since work resumed 3 weeks ago and entered County Line Road.
  • All work completed for the water main and force main installation along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring, and County Line. No additional work completed this week.
  • Performed punch work, initial start-up, and pumping equipment testing at Springbrook Lane pump station; Authority operations staff received equipment operation training from manufacturer representatives.
  • Performed punch work and equipment testing, and assisted with start-up activities at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for the week of 7/6/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Following up on restoration work along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring, and County Line.
  • Completing Springbrook Lane pump station start-up and performing punch work.
  • Completing Springbrook Lane pump station start-up and performing punch work.

6/26/20 

Work Completed between 6/22/2020 and 6/26/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls including the closure of the eastbound lane and flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane. Traffic delays are expected.
  • Addressed punch list items along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring, and County Line including water service curb stop adjustments. 
  • Performing punch work and final restoration at Springbrook Lane pump station.
  • Installed enclosure canopy lighting and performed emergency generator start-up at Springbrook Lane pump station.

Work Projected for week of 7/6/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • No work planned along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring, and County Line.
  • Conducting Springbrook Lane pump station start-up and equipment testing scheduled for Tuesday, June 30th.
  • Performing pump station punch work and systems start-up.

6/19/20

Work Completed between 6/15/2020 and 6/19/2020

  • Established long term traffic controls in the area of County Line Road west of 611. Started sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls including the closure of the eastbound lane and 2 flaggers directing traffic in turns through the remaining lane. Traffic delays are expected.
  • Completed vegetative restoration along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line. 
  • Installed manhole overflow weir, performed punch work and final restoration at the pump station at Springbrook Lane. 
  • PECO completed connection of power to the pump station.

Work Projected for week of 6/22/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including corresponding traffic controls.
  • Addressing punch list items along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line including water service curb stop adjustments.
  • Performing punch work and final restoration, and determining schedule for pump station start-up.
  • Scheduling generator start-up at the Springbrook Lane pump station.

6/12/20

Work Completed between 6/8/2020 and 6/12/2020

  • Continued preparations for sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road.
  • No work related to the water main and sanitary force main completed this week. 
  • No general/mechanical work related to the pump station completed this week. 
  • No electrical work related to the pump station completed this week.

Work Projected for the week of 6/15/20

  • Starting sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, with work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls.  Although lane closures will not occur, traffic delays in the area of County Line Road west of 611 are expected.
  • Addressing punch list items including vegetative restoration along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Bypass pumping and installing manhole overflow weir at the pump station.
  • Performing punch work and final restoration, and determining schedule for pump station start-up.
  • Scheduling generator start-up at pump station; planning work to energize pump station based on scheduling with PECO.

6/5/20

Work Completed between 6/1/2020 and 6/5/2020

  • Continued preparations for sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road.
  • No work related to the water main and sanitary force main completed this week. 
  • No general/mechanical work related to the pump station completed this week. 
  • PECO provided power to the transformer at the Springbrook Pump Station. 

Work Projected for week of 6/8/20

  • Planning to start sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road, pending PennDOT approval of proposed work conditions including daytime work hours of 7:30A-4:30P and corresponding traffic controls.  Although lane closures will not occur, traffic delays in the area of County Line Road west of 611 are expected.
  • Finishing grass restoration along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Performing final restoration and determining schedule for pump station start-up.
  • Finishing wiring enclosure canopy lighting; performing generator start-up at pump station; planning work to energize station based on PECO work to the transformer.

5/22/20

Work Completed between 5/18/2020 and 5/22/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park including site restoration. Testing of approximately 2,000 LF and 5 manholes were completed and approximately 350LF of pipe were installed during this period.
  • Finished pavement restoration in Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line. Started grass restoration and painted fire hydrants.
  • Removed temporary fencing, installed fencing; completed topsoil grading, placing plantings, seed, and mulch at pump station.
  • Installed wiring in control panel enclosure and air gap boxes; installed light pole along driveway at pump station.

Work Projected for week of 5/26/20

  • Finishing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road and preparing for sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road including discussions with PennDOT regarding traffic controls and work hours.
  • Continuing grass restoration along Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Installing pipe support in valve vault at pump station.
  • Finish wiring enclosure canopy lighting and continuing to coordinate scheduling power supply with energy provider for the pump station.

5/15/20

Work Completed between 5/11/2020 and 5/15/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Site restoration and testing of approx. 2,500 LF of sewer and 9 manholes were completed during this period.
  • Started pavement restoration in Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Completed access driveway paving at pump station.
  • Delivered lighting materials to pump station.

Work Projected for week of 5/25/20

  • Finishing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road and preparing to start sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road.
  • Finishing pavement restoration in Latchstring, Sherwood, Maple, Springbrook, and County Line including driveways for properties along Sherwood. Starting grass restoration and painting fire hydrants.
  • Additional grading, restoration, installing fencing and plantings at pump station.
  • Installing site lighting pole and coordinating power to transformer with power provider at pump station.

5/8/20 

Work Completed between 5/4/2020 and 5/8/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 400LF of pipe and 1 manhole were installed during this period.
  • Prepared for pavement restoration in Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Pump station work included installation of steel shelter canopy for pump station controls, grading and restoration of pump station site, and preparation for access driveway.
  • Continuing to install transformer and air gap components at the pump station.

Work Projected for week of 5/11/20

  • Finishing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road and preparing for sanitary sewer installation in County Line Road.
  • Beginning pavement restoration in Latchstring, Sherwood, Maple, Springbrook, and County Line.
  • Paving access driveway and continuing grading & site restoration of pump station site.
  • Installing site lighting pole and coordinating power to transformer with power provider at pump station.

5/8/20 - Weather permitting, road paving is expected to take place Monday, May 11th, through Friday May 22nd in the area of Latchstring Lane, Sherwood Lane, Maple Avenue and Springbrook Lane.  Tentatively this work is expected to occur during the hours of 7AM and 5PM.  Lane restrictions and traffic control will be in place.  Some delays may be experienced; roads will be open to local traffic only.  

5/4/20 – There has been a change made in the paving schedule – Paving is now expected to occur on 5/11/20

5/1/20

Work Completed between 4/27/2020 and 5/4/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 575LF of pipe and 2 manholes were installed during this period.
  • Installed spray liner in the force main terminal manhole in County Line Road.

Work Projected for week of 5/1/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.
  • Beginning pavement restoration in Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Beginning finish grading and site restoration work at the pump station.
  • Preparing for completion of remaining pump station electrical work.

4/28/20 - Unfortunately due to the recent COVID-19 situation in Pennsylvania delays may be experienced with this project in order to meet guidelines expressed by Federal, State and Local governments.  The Authority is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all parties involved in the completion of this project.  Our goal is to return to full schedule getting as close to our target completion date as soon as possible.  Thank you for your understanding as we all work together to return to business as usual. 

4/24/20 - Work Completed between 4/20/2020 and 4/24/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 500LF of pipe was installed during this period.
  • Removed existing fire hydrant along Sherwood Lane.
  • Completed the second connection of the new water main to the existing water main on Latchstring Lane.
  • Pump station work included installation of floats in wet well, installation of flow meter in valve vault, painting of second coating of interior piping in valve vault,  and erection of steel shelter over control panel.
  • Pump station electrical work included installation of interior electrical conduit in valve vault and panel boxes.
  • Removed existing fire hydrant along Sherwood Lane.
  • Completed the second connection of the new water main to the existing water main on Latchstring Lane.
  • Pump station work included installation of floats in wet well, installation of flow meter in valve vault, painting of second coating of interior piping in valve vault,  and erection of steel shelter over control panel.
  • Pump station electrical work included installation of interior electrical conduit in valve vault and panel boxes.

Work Projected for week of 4/27/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.
  • Preparing for pavement restoration in Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Preparing for the next phase of pump station site and mechanical work.
  • Completing new transformer and electric meter installation for pump station power.
  • Preparing for pavement restoration in Springbrook, Maple, Sherwood, Latchstring and County Line.
  • Preparing for the next phase of pump station site and mechanical work.
  • Completing new transformer and electric meter installation for pump station power.

4/17/20

Work Completed between to 4/13/2020 and 4/17/2020

  • Finished sanitary sewer work off-road near Keith Valley Road. Approximately 250LF of pipe was installed during this period.
  • Finished sanitary sewer work off-road near Keith Valley Road. Approximately 250LF of pipe was installed during this period.
  • Finished water service connections on Maple Avenue and Springbrook Lane.
  • Completed the first connection of the new water main to the existing water main on Latchstring Lane.
  • Installed interior wet well equipment at Springbrook Pump Station including rail system and pumps, trash basket, and hoist; continued other mechanical assembly and painting.
  • Installed electrical conduit at Springbrook Pump Station, constructed generator pad and installed emergency generator, installed panels and controls on equipment rack.

Work Projected for week of 4/20/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.
  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.
  • Complete the second connection of the new water main to the existing water main on Latchstring Lane.
  • Install steel shelter for control center at Pump Station, complete miscellaneous mechanical work in wet well and valve vault.
  • Continue panel box installations at Pump Station, pull wires, complete wiring to valve vault, coordinate transformer delivery with PECO.

4/10/20 

Work Completed between to 4/3/2020 and 4/10/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Keith Valley Road and also with a second crew near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 250LF of pipe was installed during this period. Rock removal, rain, and groundwater continue to slow the pace of the work.
  • Completed manhole installation for tie-in to existing sewer in Keith Valley Road, including added drop connection based on as-built depth of interceptor. Keith Valley Road between County Line Road and Horsham Road was re-opened on 4/8.
  • Continued water service connections on Sherwood Lane and Maple Avenue.
  • Installed underground conduit from transformer vault throughout the work site
  • Installed Unistrut supports for mounting control panel and air box.
  • Continued water service connections on Sherwood Lane and Maple Avenue.
  • Installed underground conduit from transformer vault throughout the work site
  • Installed Unistrut supports for mounting control panel and air box.

Work Projected for week of 4/13/20

  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.
  • Finishing water service connections on Maple Avenue and Springbrook Lane and connecting new water main to existing water main on Latchstring Lane.
  • Installing pumps and interior wet well equipment at Springbrook Pump Station.
  • Installing electrical conduit at Springbrook Pump Station, coordinating code inspection with Township Code Enforcement Officer, constructing generator pad and light pole footing.
  • Finishing water service connections on Maple Avenue and Springbrook Lane and connecting new water main to existing water main on Latchstring Lane.
  • Installing pumps and interior wet well equipment at Springbrook Pump Station.
  • Installing electrical conduit at Springbrook Pump Station, coordinating code inspection with Township Code Enforcement Officer, constructing generator pad and light pole footing.

4/3/20 -

Work Completed between to 3/20/2020 and 4/3/2020

  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 150LF of pipe was installed during this period. Rock removal, rain, and groundwater continue to slow the pace of the work.
  • Started construction of manhole in Keith Valley Road between County Line Road and Horsham Road. Rock removal, rain, and groundwater slowed the pace of the work.
  • Started water service connections.
  • Preparing for next phase, pending work by electrical contractor.

Work Projected for week of 4/6/20

  • Completing manhole installation for tie-in to existing sewer in Keith Valley Road, including added drop connection based on as-built depth of interceptor; target completion is Wednesday April 8th, conditions permitting.  Road will remain closed until completion of work.
  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.
  • Continuing water service connections.
  • Preparing for next phase, pending work by electrical contractor.
  • Site work including installation of conduit and prep for equipment mounting pads.

4/3/20 - Keith Valley Road Closure Announcement – Due to unforeseen circumstances, the road closure on Keith Valley Road between County Line Road and Horsham Road will remain in effect through Wednesday 4/8/20. The road will be open only to local businesses on Keith Valley Road, but some delays associated with traffic control may be experienced. Truck traffic except local deliveries will be prohibited during this time.  - Click here to view the map

3/26/20 Keith Valley Road Closure Announcement - Weather permitting, Keith Valley Road between County Line Road and Horsham Road is scheduled to be closed to thru traffic on 4/1 & 4/2/2. The road will be open only to local businesses on Keith Valley Road, but some delays associated with traffic control may be experienced. Truck traffic except local deliveries will be prohibited during this time. Signage providing notification of the closure will be posted. – Click here to view the map

3/16/20

Area A

  • Work Completed between to 3/6/2020 and 3/13/2020
  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park
  • Approximately 100LF of pipe have been installed during this period
  • Rock removal and groundwater continue to slow the pace of the work
  • Work Projected for the week of 3/16/20
  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road
  • The rescheduled date for the work in Keith Valley Road has not yet been determined

 County Line Road

  • Work Completed between to 3/6/2020 and 3/13/2020
  • Connected new water main to the existing water main in County Line Road.
  • Completed the force main connection to the existing manhole in County Line Road, and completed pressure testing of the force main
  • All 3,200LF of 6-inch force main and 3,000LF of 8-inch water main have been installed
  • Completed installation and pressure testing of force main piping from valve vault to gate valve at contract limit; completed removal of trees along driveway entrance near location of yard hydrant water service line; installed yard hydrant and water service piping except connection to curb stop which is to be completed by A&H; began installation of wet well discharge piping and pump base elbows
  • Work Projected for the week of 3/16/20Work includes testing the water main - Installing interior piping, fittings, and equipment in the wet well and valve vault - Scheduling and performing inspection of conduit and transformer pad with Township Code Enforcement Officer

3/6/20 - Almeida and Hudak is planning to complete the tie-in of the water main and force main in County Line Road at Latchstring on Monday March 9, 2020.  While no lane closures are anticipated, traffic delays are expected in the area.  This work is scheduled to occur during the hours of 9am - 3pm.

Area A

  • 2/28/2020 and 3/6/2020 - Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 250LF of pipe have been installed during this period. Rock removal and groundwater has slowed the pace of the work.
  • Week of 3/9/20 - Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road. The rescheduled date for the work in Keith Valley Road has not yet been determined.

County Line

  • 2/28/2020 and 3/6/2020
  • Installed gate valves on the water main in Sherwood Lane and relocated a tree along Sherwood Lane.
  • Doghouse Manhole base and riser sections installed, channel and overflow weir to be completed with future work; gravity sewer main installed between doghouse manhole and wet well; installed force main piping between wet well and valve vault; began installation of sanitary force main and fittings from valve installed by A&H towards valve vault
  • Installed conduit from existing utility pole at Redgum Lane to location of transformer pad; excavated and stabilized soil and stone fill for installing transformer pad
  • Week of 3/9/20
  • Work in County Line Rd will begin Monday. Work includes connecting the new water main to the existing water main and connecting the force main to an existing manhole.
  • Complete installation of force main to valve vault, remove pine trees along proposed yard hydrant water service line, installation of interior piping
  • Construct concrete transformer pad, coordinate transformer installation with PECO, install buried conduit within pump station site.

2/28/20

Area A

  • 2/21/2020-2/28/2020 - Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 250LF of pipe and 1 manhole have been installed during this period. Rock removal has slowed the pace of the work.
  • Work expected next week – (3/2/20) Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road. The rescheduled date for the work in Keith Valley Road has not yet been determined.

County Line Road

2/21/20-2/28/20

  • Continued sanitary force main and water main work, completed main installation in Latchstring Lane. Approximately 600LF of force main and 600LF of water main and 2 fire hydrants along Sherwood Lane have been installed during this period.
  • Finished installation of wet well structure; completed sealant tests of concrete structures; installed 3” drain line from valve vault to wet well; begun backfill and compaction between concrete structures.
  • One-Call performed to mark placement of electrical conduit and pump station transformer.

Work expected next week – (3/2/20)

  • No work expected as contractor coordinates with PennDOT for work in County Line Road.
  • Installing sanitary force main piping from end of Springbrook Lane to entrance of valve vault and interior features of both structures.
  • Coordinating with PSI for start of construction.

2/21/20

Week of 2/4/20 – 2/21/20

  • Continued sanitary force main and water main work, completed main installation in Sherwood Lane. Approximately 1600LF of force main and 1600LF of water main have been installed during this three week period.
  • Mobilized to the work site on 2/10, completed installation of temporary fencing and E&S controls, begun excavation and placement of valve vault and wet well precast concrete structures, the 4” water service line to Hideaway Swim Club was impacted by excavation and is being coordinated between G&A, HWSA, and the contractor.

Work expected the week of 2/24/20

  • Finishing sanitary force main and water main installation in Sherwood Lane and continuing onto Latchstring Lane towards County Line Road.
  • Structural testing of valve vault and wet well, backfilling around structures, installing piping between valve vault and wet well, installing interior features of both structures
  • Coordinating PA One-Call for utilities along proposed electrical conduit to pump station site.

2/7/20 

  • Continued sanitary force main and water main work
  • Completed main installation in Springbrook Lane and Maple Ave. Approximately 800LF of force main and 800LF of water main has been installed during this two week period.
  • Mobilizing and starting work with clearing for the Springbrook Lane Pump Station on Monday, February 10th.
  • Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 150LF of pipe has been installed during this two week period.
  • Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road. The rescheduled date for the work in Keith Valley Road has not yet been determined but is not expected until March.

2/5/20 – Work has now shifted from Maple Ave to Sherwood Lane.  Sherwood Lane will be open to local traffic, however there will be lane restrictions and possible road closures as work continues.  Delays in this area should be expected.

1/30/20 - The Springbrook Lane Pump Station contractor, PSI, plans to mobilize on Monday, February 10th, with initial work including clearing of the easement and establishment of Erosion and Sedimentation Controls.  No work on site is planned for the week of February 3, 2020, other than possible equipment delivery.  PSI is coordinating their work with the ongoing pipe work being performed by Almeida & Hudak.

1/28/20 -  Lane Restrictions/Road Closures anticipated on Maple Aveue through 2/7/20!

  • Phase I - closures will take place from 7AM - 4PM (Monday through Friday) until approximately 2/7/20
  • Phase II - restoration will take place in the Spring of 2020
  • All emergency personnel, school buses, trash service, and local residents will be accomodated during work hours.

1/27/20 - Water & Sewer work is anticipated to begin on Tuesday 1/28/20 on Maple Ave between Springbrook and Sherwood Lane.  Expect delays!  Updates will be provided when additional information becomes available.

  • (1/10/20-1/24/20) – Continued sanitary sewer work off-road near Governor Rd/Strawbridge Park. Approximately 300LF of pipe has been installed.
  • Work Projected over the next 2 weeks – Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road. Rescheduled date for the work in Keith Valley Road has not yet been determined.
  • The Contractor for Contract 19-1.1 (gravity sewer work) commenced work in December 2020 and is working through the easement areas between Keith Valley and County Line Roads.
  • The Contractor for Contract 19-1.2 (force main and water main) commenced work the week of January 20, 2020 in Springbrook Lane.

10/24/19 - Area A Flow Transfer/Springbrook Lane Pump Station County Line Road Area Water Infrastructure Improvements (Springbrook Lane & portions of Sherwood Lane water main replacement)

  • Work Completed up to 1/10/2020 - A PA One Call was issued for marking of existing underground utilities , but actual construction has not begun.
  • Anticipated start of work - week of 1/20/2020

Area A Flow Transfer

  • Work Completed up to 1/10/2020 - Started sanitary sewer work, beginning with off-road manhole located at 151 Keith Valley Road. 3 manholes and approximately 600  feet of pipe has been installed. Weekend work in Keith Valley Road has been postponed.  Rescheduled date for the work has not yet been determined.
  • Work Projected for Week of 1/13/2020 - Continuing sanitary sewer installation in easement areas between Keith Valley Road and County Line Road.

1/7/20 KEITH VALLEY ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE!  - Due to forecasted rain this weekend, the work and the associated road closure announced last week have been POSTPONED.  As soon as the work is rescheduled an update will be provided. - Click here to view the map

1/2/20 - Keith Valley Road Closure Announcement - Weather permitting, Keith Valley Road between County Line Road and Horsham Road is scheduled to be closed to thru traffic the weekend of January 11 and January 12, 2020 for a sewer line installation. The road will be open only to local businesses on Keith Valley Road, but some delays associated with traffic control may be experienced. Truck traffic except local deliveries will be prohibited during this time. Signage providing notification of the closure will be posted in the area on Friday, January 3, 2020. - Click here to view the map

12/19/19 -  Construction of the gravity sewer portion of the project is scheduled to begin on December 19, 2019 starting within an easement just outside of the Keith Valley Road ROW, working towards County Line Road.  The first phase of construction will occur within multiple easements on private property and does not include any construction within the public rights of way.  Schedules for work in Keith Valley Road and for the County Line Road overnight work have not yet been established, but will be posted as soon as they become available. 

10/25/19 - Area A Transfer tentative construction schedule announced - Click here for construction schedule

Mobilization for the gravity sewer portion of the project is scheduled for early December and will be starting on Keith Valley Road, working towards County Line Road.  A schedule for the County Line Road overnight work has not yet been established, but will be posted as soon as it becomes available.

10/25/19 – County Line Road Area Infrastructure Improvements in conjunction with Area A Flow Transfer tentative construction schedule announced! - Click here for construction schedule

Mobilization for the portion of the sanitary sewer and water main replacement work from Springbrook to Latchstring Lane via Sherwood Lane is tentatively scheduled for early January 2020.  The schedule for the installation of the pump station at the end of Springbrook Lane has not yet been established but will be posted as soon as it becomes available.

10/15/19 - Notice to proceed for the Authority’s Area A Flow Transfer Project and the first phase of the County Line Road Area Infrastructure Improvement projects has been issued.  The project is scheduled to be ongoing throughout the winter with completion anticipated in late April/early May 2020.  An anticipated construction sequence will be posted in the coming weeks.

WORK IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN WITHIN THE NEXT SEVERAL WEEKS AND WILL BE ONGOING FOR A PERIOD OF APPROXIMATELY 6 MONTHS.  As with all construction projects, weather and other factors can cause schedules to change faster than we can advise via standard mail communication, so keep an eye on this project via our website.

Work Area 1 - Is a water and sewer construction project that may affect access to properties via County Line Road.  the work involves new water and sewer mains in the following streets: Springbrook Lane, Maple Avenue from Springbrook to Sherwood Lane, Sherwood Lane to Latchstring Lane, Latchstring Lane to County Line Road, and then continuing west on County Line Road.  Please view the project map to see the impacted area.

Work Area 2 - is a sewer construction project that may affect access to County Line Rd from Latchstring Lane, west through the intersection of 611 to the PECO substation located approximately 1600' west of 611.  Work will proceed along the boundary of the Horsham Air Guard Station, on the Horsham Township's Strawbridge Park and adjacent private property, to Keith Valley Road.  Please view the project map to see the impacted area.

This project includes 8,300 linear feet of 12' gravity sewer, 3,200 linear feet of 6" force main and approximately 3,100 linear fee of 8" watr main.  A new sewer pump station will be constructed on the Hideaway Swim Club Property, and  the existing County Line Road pump station will be decommissioned.

All work on County Line Road will be performed at night between the hours of 8:00 PM and 5:00 AM, during this time traffic control will be in place, including lane closures and flagging - this may result in delays in the area.  As always, access to emergency services will be maintained.  

All work on Easton Road (Route 611) has a contruction time period limited to night hours.

Work hours for this project with the exception of County Line Road and Easton Road are Monday thru Friday 7am to approximately 6pm, no earlier than 8am on Saturday and no work is permitted on Sunday.

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