Sewer inspections, cleaning to begin around Lynchburg

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

Copyright: The Associated Press

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – For around three weeks, starting on Monday, Aug. 23, Lynchburg Water Resources (LWR) will work with a consultant to inspect and clean sanitary sewer pipes around the city.

Work will be done during daylight hours Monday through Saturday and will include the following components:

  • 15,664 linear feet of pipeline closed circuit television (CCTV) video surveillance
  • 2,637 linear feet of pipeline cleaning
  • 9,045 linear feet of pipeline blockage assessments using acoustic technologies
  • GPS coordinate survey of 36 sewer manholes

LWR is asking that all personal vehicles and other items be removed from these sanitary sewer areas before Monday, Aug. 23.

Work will be performed in the following areas.

Ashland PlaceDurham StreetManton DriveRobin Hood Place
Avalon RoadEast Woodside AvenueMartin StreetSackett Street
Bonsack StreetFairview AvenueMayflower DriveSchool Lane
Bradley DriveFairway PlaceOak LaneSherwood Place
Carroll AvenueFord StreetOakwood CourtSunset Drive
Carter StreetHaden StreetOdd Fellows RoadSwan Place
Clopton CourtHalifax AvenueOld Courthouse TurnpikeTerminal Street
Clover PlaceHanover StreetParkwood AvenueVassar Street
Club DriveKing StreetPreserve DriveWakefield Road
Club TerraceLandon StreetPrice StreetWaverly Place
Craig StreetLanghorne RoadRivermont AvenueWillow Lawn Drive
Dewitt StreetLennox StreetRivermont TerraceWoodrow Street
Duke StreetLink RoadRoberts AvenueWoodside Avenue

Residents at the above locations could see field crews assessing the sewer system through manholes on or near their property. There should be no disturbance of property or impacts on traffic.

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