Category Archives: Road Closure

Road Closure for Sewer Collection System Repairs – 1100 Block of N Street in Brunswick – Monday, June 14, 2021

Attention
Road Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer gravity main repairs in the area, the 1100 block of N Street in Brunswick, between Norwich Street and Norwich Street Lane, will be closed to thru traffic. The road closure will begin at or about 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 14, 2021 and last until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 18, 2021. Homeowner access will be maintained but all other traffic should be prepared to take another route.

As a function of routine maintenance funded by our operational budget, this replacement of a section of collapsing 12″ vitrified clay pipe is critical to avoid the potential for sewer service backups and sinkholes in the roadway.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience.

Lane Closure for Repairs – 1600 Block of MLK Blvd – May 17, 2021

Attention
Lane Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer gravity main repairs in the area, one lane of the 1600 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd in Brunswick, between G and F Street, will be closed to thru traffic. The lane closure will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, May 17 and last until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 18, 2021. Homeowner access will be maintained but all other traffic should be prepared to take another route to avoid increased traffic and potential delays.

As a function of routine maintenance funded by our operational budget, this replacement of a section of collapsing 8 inch vitrified clay pipe buried 6 feet below the paved surface is critical to avoid the potential for sewer service backups and sinkholes in the roadway.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience. The following map indicates the location of the road closure:

Road Closure for Repairs – 1800 Block of Johnston Street – April 29, 2021

Attention
Road Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer gravity main repairs in the area, the 1800 block of Johnston Street in Brunswick, between I and H Street, will be closed to thru traffic. The road closure will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 29 and last until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2021. Homeowner access will be maintained but all other traffic should be prepared to take another route.

As a function of routine maintenance funded by our operational budget, this replacement of a section of collapsing 8″ vitrified clay pipe is critical to avoid the potential for sewer service backups and sinkholes in the roadway.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience. The following map indicates the location of the road closure:

Road Closure for Repairs – 1700 Block of Ellis Street – April 17, 2021

Attention
Road Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer gravity main repairs in the area, the 1700 block of Ellis Street in Brunswick, between G Street & H Street, will be closed to thru traffic. The road closure will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 17 and last until 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 18, 2021. Homeowner access will be maintained but all other traffic should be prepared to take another route.

As a function of routine maintenance funded by our operational budget, this replacement of a section of collapsing 8″ vitrified clay pipe is critical to avoid the potential for sewer service backups and sinkholes in the roadway.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience. The following map indicates the location of the road closure:

Road Closure for Repairs – 800 Block of T Street – April 15, 2021

Attention
Road Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer gravity main repairs in the area, the 800 block of T Street in Brunswick, between Norwich Street and Ellis Street, will be closed to thru traffic. The road closure will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 15th and last until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 16th, 2021. Homeowner access will be maintained but all other traffic should be prepared to take another route.

As a function of routine maintenance funded by our operational budgeting, this replacement of a section of collapsing 4″ ductile iron pipe is critical to avoid the potential for sewer service backups and sinkholes in the roadway.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience. The following map indicates the location of the road closure:

Emergency Road Closure for Repairs – Intersection of Fourth Street and Reynolds Street – March 31, 2021

Attention
Emergency Road Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer gravity main repairs in the area, the intersection of Fourth Street and Reynolds Street in Brunswick will be closed to thru traffic. The road closure will begin at or about 8:00 am on Wednesday, March 31, and is expected to last for no longer than two days. During this time, all traffic should be prepared to take another route.

This emergency repair due to a collapsing 36″ vitrified clay gravity main is necessary to avoid the development of a sinkhole in the center of the roadway.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience. The following map indicates the location of the road closure:

Planned Water Outage for Repairs – Wesley Oaks Area of St Simons Island – Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Attention
Planned Water Outage

Update: As of 4:48 pm on 3/16/21, service has been restored. Due to the systematic method of shutdown used, there is no need to boil water. – Jay Sellers

In order to replace isolation valves in the area, water service will be intermittent beginning at or about 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 for service connections in the Wesley Oaks area east of Frederica Road, including but not limited to Broadway, Postell, Maxwell, McIntosh, Runnymede, Wesley Oaks Drive, Wesley Oaks Circle and surrounding.

Repairs are expected to be completed by 4:00 p.m. Once service has been restored, a precautionary boil water advisory may be issued until 24 hours following the last point of repair. Please subscribe to receive emergency updates via text message, email or phone call if this advisory becomes necessary.

Detours will be posted as the repair work will place staff within the roadway. Travelers should expect delays and are encouraged to take alternative routes, if possible.

The map below details the impacted area:

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 912.261.7100.

Planned Water Outage for Repairs – Sections of Arnold Road on St Simons Island – Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Attention
Planned Water Outage

In order to replace isolation valves and a fire hydrant that are no longer operable, water service will be intermittent beginning at or about 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 for service connections in the area of Arnold Road and and adjacent connections between Ocean Blvd and Beachview, including but not limited to Oak St and Forest St and surrounding.

Repairs are expected to be completed by 4:00 p.m. Once service has been restored, a precautionary boil water advisory may be issued until 24 hours following the last point of repair. Please subscribe to receive emergency updates via text message, email or phone call if this advisory becomes necessary.

A single lane closure is expected on Arnold Road as the repair work will place staff within the roadway. Travelers should expect delays and are encouraged to take alternative routes, if possible.

The map below details the impacted area:

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 912.261.7100.

Planned Water Outage for Repairs – Sections of Demere Road on St Simons Island – Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Attention
Planned Water Outage

In order to replace isolation valves that are no longer operable, water service will be intermittent beginning at or about 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 for service connections in the area of Demere Road and and adjacent connections between Brown and Ocean Blvd, including but not limited to Seaside, Dellwood, Demere Oaks, May Joe, Fish Fever and surrounding.

Repairs are expected to be completed by 2:00 p.m. Once service has been restored, a precautionary boil water advisory may be issued until 24 hours following the last point of repair. Please subscribe to receive emergency updates via text message, email or phone call if this advisory becomes necessary.

A single lane closure is expected on Demere Road as the repair work will place staff within the roadway. Travelers should expect delays and are encouraged to take alternative routes, if possible.

The map below details the impacted area:

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 912.261.7100.

Road Closure Notification – 100 Block of Harrogate Road on St Simons Island – February 8, 2021

Attention
Road Closure Notification

In order to perform sewer lateral repairs in the area, the 100 block of Harrogate Road in Sea Palms, between Palm and Windward, will be closed to thru traffic. The road closure will begin at or about 8:00 a.m. on Monday, February 8 and last until no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 9, 2021. Homeowner access will be maintained but all other traffic should be prepared to take another route.

This work is required due to broken 4” vitrified clay pipe (VCP), likely installed more than 40 years ago, that has been identified as having sags in the line as well as tree root intrusion. BGJWSC staff will be installing a lower cleanout while upgrading the service to more reliable 4” PVC pipe. This work will help avoid a potential sanitary sewer spill, clog, or sinkhole in the road.

For more information on the project, please contact Jay Sellers at 912.261.7123 or Customer Service at 261.7100.

The BGJWSC apologizes in advance for the inconvenience. The map below outlines the impacted area: