News Flash

City of Ithaca News

Posted on: May 18, 2020

Construction Update: Gas Main Replacement/ Services on Spencer Rd & South Meadow Street


PROJECT NAME: Gas Main Replacement/Services Spencer Rd & South Meadow Street Extension

PROJECT LOCATION: Spencer Rd and 800 Block of South Meadow Street

PROJECT START DATE: Thursday, May 21, 2020

PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND GOAL:  NYSEG and DDS Companies are scheduled to perform excavation work including gas main replacement/ installation with services on the 400 block of Spencer Road (from Amici House northeast to the Stone Quarry Rd intersection) and the 800 block South Meadow Street Extension (from the Spencer Rd intersection northeast to the Elmira Rd intersection).

LOCAL IMPACTS: Beginning Thursday, May 21, 2020, the contractor will be performing road work on the stretch of the 400 block Spencer Road and 800 block South Meadow St. Extension. This work zone will be set as a one lane closure . Vehicular through traffic will be directed by flaggers as working crews move along the proposed construction limits. Access will be maintained for businesses and residences, however, on-street parking will be limited at times.

RECOMMENDED DETOURS: There will be no posted detours. Alternate traffic routes will be maintained through Route 13 and Old Elmira Rd towards  the downtown area.


Questions, concerns or accessibility issues should be forwarded to the City of Ithaca Engineering Department at (607) 274-6530

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City of Ithaca News