Lady Liberty's Water, Sewer Lines to Get Makeover

HDD and pipe bursting techniques will be used to replace existing water and sewer lines to Liberty Island
Lady Liberty's Water, Sewer Lines to Get Makeover
Horizontal directional drilling (HDD) will be used to install separate 2,400-foot-long water and sewer lines through the bedrock of New York Harbor. Three thousand feet of water pipe and 3,000 feet of sewer force main will also be installed within Liberty State Park using pipe bursting techniques.

Construction has begun on a project to upgrade water and sewer lines serving Liberty Island, site of the Statue of Liberty.

The Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority provides water and wastewater service to Liberty Island, which sits in Upper New York Bay in Manhattan and...

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