Piney Point Water System Replacement
The Piney Point Water System Replacement is a MetCom Capital project for replacing and upgrading the public water system within and around Piney Point Subdivision. The project area includes water mains along MD249 (Piney Point Road), Lighthouse Road, Stark Drive, Bloch Avenue, Leahy Drive, Larimer Street and Furlong Road. The work includes providing new water mains, water house connections, and fire hydrants.
The Contractor mobilized March 1, 2018, and the project is due for completion within 365 days. Water Mains, Fire Hydrants and Service Connections will be installed in the below, dated order.
Dates are estimated, weather permitting:
Street Name Water Main Installation Water Service Installation
Start Complete TO BE DETERMINED
Stark Drive April 15 April 30
Furlong Road May 3 May 7
Leahy Drive May 7 May 10
Bloch Avenue May 10 May 15
Larimer Street May 15 May 17
Lighthouse Road June 3 June 10
Piney Point Road June 10 June 24
Testing / Tie-Ins July 1 July 8
House Connections June 3 July 15
Clean Up July 15 July 30
Water outages along with lane or road closures can be expected.
Temporary steel plates may be necessary.
Repairs to pavements and Restoration of green spaces will be performed concurrently.
For reference, a map of the work areas is shown below.
All work will occur during daylight hours and scheduled outages will generally occur between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. All scheduled outages will be planned; MetCom and the contractor will post notices of the affected areas 24 hours in advance of all outage(s).
Please be aware excavations near the existing water mains may cause sections to burst. Unscheduled outages are necessary in order to make repairs.
The General Public is advised large construction equipment will be engaged throughout the project. Pedestrians and parents / guardians of children are reminded to remain clear of all work crews.
St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission thanks you for your patience during this construction period. The results of this project will enable MetCom to provide better services and added fire protection. Please contact MetCom at (301) 737-7400 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any questions.