Road closure scheduled for West Washington Street in Suffolk

Posted at 9:21 PM, Nov 26, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-26 21:21:34-05

In preparation for the construction of the new E911/Municipal Center, a contractor for the Department of Public Utilities will be performing utility work within the 400 block of West Washington Street. 

Officials say the work will include re-lining of the sewer main, replacement of water and sewer service lines, and the abandonment of inactive service lines.  

To perform the necessary utility work, a portion of West Washington Street extending from Wellons Street to Chestnut Street will be closed to through traffic between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. from Wednesday, November 28th, through Friday, December 14th.  Access to local businesses within the work zone will be provided.