CAPITAL INVESTMENTS | WATER
N. 1st Place Line Replacement
N. 1st Street in Hermiston.
|PROJECT ID:||W 16.0|
- Replaces 3,800 feet of water mains on N. 1st Place between W. Hermiston Ave. and W. Elm St.
- Undersized line would be replaced with 12-inch ductile iron pipe
- Tees, valves, hydrants and water service lines will be replaced
- May require temporary water service during construction
WHY IT’S NEEDED
The project will eliminate failing, deteriorating lines, which minimizes future repair work. It also eliminates steel pipes from the 1920s and improves public safety by ensuring pipes include no lead.
Design begins in conjunction with design work for N. 1st Place roadway improvements.
90% design complete.
Request for bids issued to procure piping ahead of construction contract award to ensure no supply-chain disruptions.
Work underway with minimal short-term service disruptions for local customers.
LAST UPDATED: 08/23/23