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.

**REMINDER** The District offices will be closed Monday, January 17 in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 

Center Township: County Home Waterline Replacement Project
Through February, lane restrictions are possible on County Home Road, north of Kramer Road, for waterline replacement.  Access to the Wood County Museum and residential access will be maintained. Project complete: February.  Project investment: $358,000.

Cygnet and Jerry City: Pump Station Project *PROJECT COMPLETE*
Pump station work in the Village of Cygnet, along Front Street, Washington Street, and Union Street, and in Jerry City on Main Street and Leffler Street is now complete.   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 *CLOSURE BEGINS JANUARY 17*
Effective Monday, January 17 through March, southbound West Boundary Street between Front Street and West Sixth Street will be reduced to one lane for sewer work.  Effective Monday, January 17 through March, Indiana Avenue between West Boundary Street and North Ridge Drive will be closed for sewer work.  Detour:  West Boundary Street; Eckel Junction; Fort Meigs Road.  Access to Fort Meigs Cemetery will be maintained using detour.  Additionally, the pedestrian multiuse path between Front Street and Indiana Avenue will close the week of Monday, January 17 through March.  All work is weather permitting.  Project complete: April.   Project investment: $747,000.

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