Wastewater Force Main Replacement Project Bay Avenue, Ocean City Update #18 - Week of 1/6/20 through 1/11/20

Cape May County Municipal Utilities Authority

Wastewater Force Main Replacement Project

Bay Ave, Ocean City, NJ

Update #18 - Week 1/6/20 through 1/11/20

Active work:

As of the end of the day Friday (1/3/20), the Contractor’s South crew will have installed a new PVC pipe, backfilled and, weather permitting, temporary paved from 31st Street, going northward, up to a point approximately 450' south of 22nd Street. The Contractor's North crew will have completed similar work from 15th Street, going southward, to a point about 300' north of 18th Street.

From Monday (1/6/20) to Friday (1/11/20) the work will continue in the same direction for both crews. It is anticipated that the North crew will cross 18th Street at the Middle School in the latter part of the week.


For the weekend (1/4/20 – 1/5/20), Bay Avenue will be open to two lanes of traffic with lane shifts around stored materials and equipment.

On Monday (1/6/20) Bay will again be closed from 24th to 14th streets.  Traffic detours will be established to divert motorists to West Ave. The Authority will be coordinating with City and School officials early next week to finalize traffic patterns for school motorists. 


Timeline for Force Main Project

Contact Information:
Please refer all inquiries to bayaveforcemain@cmcmua.com
Phone Calls to Josh Palombo, Wastewater Program Manager, CMCMUA (609) 456-9026 

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