Portland Utilities Inc., working under contract to the City Public Works Department, will be repairing a section of sanitary sewer line located at New York Avenue between Vermont Avenue and Vance Road.

The work which will require closure of New York Avenue is expected to take place on Thursday, August 2nd and should be completed in one day.  Additional future lane closures will be required for surface restoration.  Inclement weather may result in project delays.

Motorists are requested to avoid the area if possible.  Vassar and Vance Roads may be used as an alternate route.

The City appreciates the public’s patience.  Questions or comments can be directed to the City of Oak Ridge, Public Works Department at 425-1875.

Press Release contact info:  Roger Flynn, P.E., Senior Civil Engineer at 425-1816