This week's gas line construction: Merwin Meadows, River Road, Horseshoe Road

Crews will continue construction operations on the 3.5-mile natural gas pipeline this week.

One crew from GPL Construction will begin the installation of pipe through Merwin Meadows. It is anticipated that this crew will install approximately 250 feet of pipe a day.

A second crew from GPL Construction will continue with the installation of pipe on River Road in the residential zone working south toward Horseshoe Road. It is anticipated that this crew will install approximately 200 feet of pipe a day.

One crew from Henkels & McCoy will continue with the installation of pipe on Wolfpit Road (Route 106).

What You Can Expect

Two or more construction crews will be working 12-hour days, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m, Tuesday through Friday.

Yankee Gas will maintain access to residences 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.

Work zones will be protected from pedestrians and vehicles. Police officers or flagmen will oversee traffic control. This work is expected to continue through the end of November.

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