A water main will be replaced on Washington Avenue in Cedarhurst beginning on Saturday, Oct. 12, New York American Water officials said. Washington Avenue at the intersection of Pearsall Avenue will be closed between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.
On Monday. Oct. 14, Columbus Day, and Tuesday, Oct. 15, Washington Avenue between Central Avenue and the Long Island Rail Road Railroad crossing be closed until the completion of the project.
The dates and times could change depending on the weather and what NYAW called “field conditions.” Officials said that every effort will be made to allow residents to leave and return to their driveways, at various times during the day access in and out of residential properties could restricted.
Traffic flag-men will be present to safely direct traffic as needed, and their directions should be followed for everyone's safety.
If there are any concerns or questions about the project, call New York American Water at (877) 426-6999.