Sanitary Sewer Reconstruction 2019 Small Diameter Lining

Locations throughout the city

Starts: February 2021
Ends: July 2021

Project Description

The purpose of this project is to repair or replace degraded areas of the sanitary sewer system. The work will be completed by CIPP lining, point repairs, and replacement of realignment of existing sewer infrastructure. Locations of the  necessary repairs were determined from the City’s Capacity Management Operation and Maintenancce (CMOM) Program and filtered for criticality and potential for failure..

Anticipated Maintenance of Traffic

Closures of 1 week or less may be needed in some locations. Residents will be notified of the work and any partial road closures and detours.

Dollar Value of Project


Benefits to Akron Upon Completion of Work

Service life of repaired sewers will increase by a minimum of 50 years, and inflow and infiltration of groundwater and stormwater into the sewer system will be reduced, which will reduce combined sewer overflow volume.