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February 13, 2014

Sewer packets to be mailed

NEW CASTLE — Residents will soon get Information on tapping in to Phase II of Mahoning Township’s sanitary sewer project.

When supervisors met Tuesday, Supervisor Vito Yeropoli said the township will send out packets March 1 for the Edinburg sewer phase, which is the latest part of the $23.5 million sewer project. Residents already have been informed the tap-in fee will be $2,575. The packet will include information residents need to connect to the new sewer line.

Phase II consists of sewer lines in Edinburg and North Edinburg and along Route 551 to the site of the proposed racetrack and casino, as well as construction of pump stations. This phase of the line, when complete, will add 200 customers to the 400 from Phase I.

Also Tuesday, a resident questioned whether trucks carrying heavy gas and oil pipe are damaging Quarry and Hoffmaster roads. Yeropoli said bonds have been posted to cover any damage done to the roads.

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