District Project Update

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio, – The Northwestern Water and Sewer District (The District) delivers water and sewer services to over 20,000 customers in Wood, Henry, Sandusky, and Hancock counties.  Although many of our projects are performed underground, our utility work can impact water and sewer service in addition to roads throughout our service area.  Updates are highlighted in bold and underlined.

Due to the holiday season, The District will be closed during the dates/times:  

  • December 23, Office closes at 11:30 a.m.
  • December 24, Closed
  • December 31, Closed

The District provides water and sewer service 24/7/365.  If you need emergency after-hours or holiday assistance, contact your county sheriff’s office.  We wish you safe and happy holidays! 

Center Township: County Home Waterline Replacement Project
Waterline work impacting traffic on County Home Road, north of Kramer Road, has been delayed until further notice.  Additional road restrictions will be announced.  Project investment: $358,000.

Cygnet and Jerry City: Pump Station Project
Through December, lane, shoulder, and sidewalk restrictions are possible in the Village of Cygnet, along Front Street, Washington Street, and Union Street, and in Jerry City on Main Street and Leffler Street for pump station work.  Project complete: December.   Project investment: $578,000.

Lake Township: Water Tower
Through August 2022, crews will be constructing a 1.5-million-gallon elevated water tank near Lemoyne Road between Latcha and Hanley Roads.  Residents can expect additional construction vehicle traffic and possible shoulder restrictions in this area.  Project complete:  September 2022.  Project investment: $4 million.

Perrysburg: Sewer Rehabilitation Project *UPDATE*
Through March, manhole work is possible along Indiana Avenue and West Boundary Street.  Work on the project impacting traffic on southbound West Boundary Street between Front Street and West Sixth Street, and the closure of Indiana Avenue between West Boundary Street and North Ridge Drive is postponed due to material delays and the upcoming holidays.  The future closure will be announced. Project complete: March.  Project investment: $747,000.

District-Wide: Valve Maintenance
Future valve maintenance work will be announced.