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Humboldt Sewer Repair Project Update: May 19, 2017

Humboldt Sewer Repair Project Update: May 19, 2017


Crews are scheduled to work this Saturday, May 20, on Kerby-Commercial Alley and on Commercial-Haight Alley between Jarett and Killingsworth streets

  • Crews will focus on spot      repairs and lateral sewer pipe construction in both locations.
  • Additional work on      Saturdays is not scheduled at this time, but may be needed in order to      complete smaller phases before a larger Cured in Place Pipe Lining (CIPP)      sewer repair effort expected to occur this summer.
  • To view photos and learn      more about the CIPP construction method go to



The map posted at shows the anticipated construction locations through June 2. Please be aware that schedules are subject to change due to a variety of factors, including conditions underground, weather, traffic impacts and subcontractor and materials availability.

Residents and businesses should expect periods of inactivity between each phase ranging from a few days to a few weeks. The duration depends on a variety of variables including underground conditions, weather, traffic impacts, subcontractor schedules, quality control tests and availability of materials. To learn more about What to Expect During Construction go to


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or contact Matt Gough at 503-823-5352 or  

Thank you for your cooperation during this project. Please let us know if you have questions or concerns such as effects on business operations, medical or business deliveries, the need for help with access for people with disabilities, or other concerns. We appreciate your communication and want to hear from you. 




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Matt Gough

Community Outreach

City of Portland Environmental Services

1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 1000

Portland, Oregon 97204

Phone: 503-823-5352 l Cell Phone: 503-823-6622


Working for clean rivers

Over one-third of Portland’s 2,500 miles of sewer pipes are more than 80 years old. Projects to replace or repair aging sewers are important for protecting water quality, public health and the environment. Learn more at

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