Low Area Trunk Sewer Rehabilitation Project

As part of its Capital Improvement Program, the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) is performing sewer rehabilitation projects throughout the city. This project involves the rehabilitation of the Low Area Trunk Sewer, a 42-inch diameter brick and concrete pipe which extends from 13th Street, NW and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW to 2nd Street, SE and Tingey Street, SE.

Download a more detailed project information sheet on the Low Area Trunk Sewer Rehabilitation Project (PDF 608 kb) .

Scope of Work

  • Detailed design of the sewer and manhole linings, by-pass pumping system, traffic control plan and associated mitigative measures
  • Coordination of design, by-pass pumping system, traffic control plan and mitigative measures with all affected stakeholders and agencies
  • Construction of sewer and manhole lining that will prolong the life of the sewer

Schedule

Following completion of design in Spring 2016, construction on this project is scheduled to begin during February 2017 and be completed by February 2019.

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