The City of Social Circle executed a contract on 10/31/17 with Site Engineering of Atlanta to replace the existing sewer lines in 3 locations: South Forest Avenue, Tower Road, and Spring Street. Specific areas involved are:
- Residences between 246 and 302 South Forest Avenue – project work will be located on the right of way in the front yards of the homes.
- Residences between 856 and 896 Tower Road – project work will be located in the back yards of the residences beside the railroad right of way.
- 353 Spring Street residence – project work will be located behind the residence at 353 Spring Street.
The scope of the project is to replace the line, install new manholes, and reconnect any laterals from homes in the areas. The total amount of line to be installed is 1,543 feet of 8” PVC pipe with 4 new manholes installed and 8 reconnections.
The preliminary schedule is to begin the project on November 13, 2017 and complete within 90 days (February 1, 2018). The purpose of these sewer projects is a first step of reduction of inflow / infiltration throughout the city’s collection lines and thus making the collection system a more efficient utility for the city’s current and future needs.