POTTSTOWN, PA – After four months of detours, North Hanover Street is open to traffic.
Workers removed barricades, and the road was opened Friday afternoon after the completion of a complicated sewer project.
Public Works Director Doug Yerger said the project, which was supposed to be completed in late June, went over-budget and beyond its schedule because of weather and “unforeseen conditions” underground.
Specifically, the project replaced a sewer main which had to be buried beneath an underground stream which runs beneath that section of Hanover Street between Jefferson Avenue and Fourth Street.
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