Gas line construction update

This week, Sept. 8-12, crews will continue construction operations on the 3.5-mile natural gas pipeline in the following areas:

One crew from GPL will complete the installation of the pipeline in Merwin Meadows and begin installing pipe along Route 7 adjacent to Wilton High School. The crew will be working north from Catalpa Road.

A second crew will continue to install pipe on River Road, working south toward Wolfpit Road.A crew from Henkels and McCoy will continue with the installation of pipe on Wolfpit Road, focusing on the Norwalk River bridge crossing.

Two or more construction crews will work from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.Yankee Gas will maintain access to homes and businesses, as well as ensure priority passage of emergency vehicle traffic through construction areas.

Construction activities will take place at multiple sites along the route until the project is completed.

This work is expected to continue through the end of November 2014.

Information:,, 860-665-4644.