EBMUD to begin water-main replacement in downtown Danville

Project set to get underway Monday (Jan. 6) along Diablo Road

Traffic could be moving a bit slower through downtown Danville for the next couple months as crews work to replace the water main running along Diablo Road and Hartz Avenue.

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Posted by Treetopper
a resident of Danville
on Jan 6, 2014 at 10:43 am

It's about time. Major line breakage over the last few years has caused major problems and a significant loss of precious water. I'm glad that Danville has applied enough pressure one EBMUD (no pun intended)

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Posted by Huh?
a resident of Danville
on Jan 6, 2014 at 12:29 pm

I'm just waiting for someone to turn this into a diatribe against the Danville city counsel, "stack and pack" housing, "those people," "Agenda 21," etc.

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Posted by Wishful Thinking
a resident of Danville
on Jan 8, 2014 at 1:11 pm

I wish our city planners would consider the school year calendar when making decisions about this type of work. Last spring, a student was hit by a car during the repaving of the road @ Orange Blossom and El Cap. The student (fortunately) was OK. However, it never makes sense to me to schedule work near schools during the school year. Why not do non-school area work during the school year and school area related work during the summer? Traffic congestion in/near SRVHS is already a mess. This will compound it. I am NOT against upgrades, improvements, or infrastructure repair. I just think it would be great for the scheduling to consider the school year calendar and the impact on the families.

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Posted by John
a resident of Danville
on Jan 9, 2014 at 4:08 pm

and don't forget its all Obama's fault as well

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