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 roads throughout our service area.

Reminder: The District offices will be closed Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day.

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.

McComb: Sanitary/Storm Sewer Replacement Project

Effective today, from 8 am until 4 pm, E. Park Street (SR 235) between SR 613 and E. South Street will be closed for sewer replacement work. Detour: SR 613; I-75; US 224. Through July, intermittent closures are possible on Cora Street, between S. Main Street and just south of Bond-Preble Street for sewer work. Through July, intermittent lane restrictions and closures are possible on SR 235 between Perrin Avenue and Bond-Preble Street, and on SR 613 between SR 235 and Main Street for sewer replacement and paving.  Closures will be announced.  Project complete: July. Project investment: $950,000.

Northwood: Tracy Road Waterline Replacement Work

Work on Tracy Road, south of Wales Road is complete.  Additional work will be announced.

Perrysburg Township: Sewer Lining

Through July, lane restrictions are possible in Perrysburg Township, on Mandell Road, Lime City Road, and Glenwood Road, between I-75 to SR 795, and in Perrysburg Heights for sewer rehabilitation. Project complete:  August.  Project investment: $1,230,000.

Weston: Sewer Rehabilitation Project

Through August, lane restrictions and service interruptions are possible on Ohio Street, and Ash and Center Streets near Ohio Street.  This project will also include work in other areas in Weston but is expected to have a minimal impact on roads and sewer service.  Project complete:  August.  Project investment: $900,000.

District-Wide Hydrant Flushing 

Through July, weekdays from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m., crews will be flushing hydrants in various locations in Perrysburg Township.  Residents are advised to flush water from their taps if water becomes discolored.