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Public Information Vineyard Connector Pipeline
CWP-North Shore Aqueduct/CUWCD
Vineyard Connector Pipeline Update
CWP – North Shore Aqueduct
Construction Update August 7, 2013
6000 West from the Frontage Road to 6400 North American Fork
Closed From August 12-September 7
6000 West from the Frontage Road to 6400 North, American Fork will be closed from Monday, August 12 until Friday, September 7, 2013 while crews continue installation of a 60-inch pipeline for the Central Utah Water Conservancy District. Those wishing to access the American Fork Boat Harbor will need to turn south onto 5750 West from the Frontage Road west of I-15, turn right on 6400 North and then left at 6000 West. Detours will be clearly marked.
200 South and South Millpond Road, American Fork will re-open to traffic on Monday, August 19.
The pipeline segments of the North Shore Aqueduct of the Central Utah Water Conservancy District Water Development Project (CWP) will provide approximately 53,000 acre-feet of drinking water to communities located in northern Utah and southern Salt Lake counties including but not limited to Saratoga Springs, Eagle Mountain, Lehi, as well as the Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District.
The water sources are the Utah Valley Water Treatment Plant (UVWTP) located at the mouth of Provo Canyon and groundwater wells in the Vineyard area. General work hours are between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Work hours could be extended if circumstances warrant.
Construction schedules are subject to change depending upon circumstances.
Updates on the pipeline’s progress and how construction will affect the public are being provided through a public information outreach program. Additional information is available on our Help and Information line at 801-360-6528 or online at vineyardconnector.com. You can sign-up for email updates at email@example.com.
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About the Project
The Vineyard Connector Segment is the final segment of the North Shore Aqueduct of the Central Utah Water Conservancy District Water Development Project (CWP). It connects previously installed pipelines to complete a large culinary water transmission system from water sources to communities and agencies in northern Utah and southern Salt Lake Counties.
It will consist of the installation of approximately 32,700 feet of 60-inch welded steel pipe and 1,120 feet of 48-inch welded steel pipe within easements and rights-of-way obtained by the Central Utah Water Conservancy District and will extend from approximately 600 East and Pioneer Crossing in Lehi to 1600 North and 150 West in Vineyard.
It also consists of replacing approximately 5,200 feet of 24-inch sewer line with a 48-inch sewer line for the Timpanogos Special Sewer District along with drains and manholes.
The Pioneer Crossing and the North and West Segments of the North Shore Aqueduct are already in place. This is the final segment to complete before water deliveries begin in 2014.