West 8th Avenue sewer main replacement project - Phase II

City crews have begun the construction (Phase II) of replacing the aging sewer main along West 8th Avenue from Macdonald Street to Larch Street.

Project details


  • 2500-2700 blk W 8th Avenue (from Macdonald St to Larch St)

Duration of work

  • Start: Sept 2014
  • End: December 2015 

Hours of work

  • Monday to Friday, 7am to 3:30pm (unless overtime is necessary due to unforeseen circumstances)


  • Completed 

Impacts to traffic, parking and residents

Traffic in West 8th Avenue will be closed off or reduced in the project area.

Residents access will be maintained.

Local parking may be affected by the presence of work trailers and construction equipment.

Temporary parking restrictions will be removed as soon as they no longer needed.

If you are expecting deliveries or have trouble accessing to parking, please contact 3.1.1 or 607.873.7000 and our staff will do their best to accomodate your request. 

How this project will improve the city

This project will improve the condition of the sewer main in this neighborhood.