Birmingham Street Water Main Replacement

Map of Birmingham Street water main replacement area between Pacific St. and Burns Ave.

St. Paul Regional Water Services crews will be replacing the water main on Birmingham St. between Pacific St. and Burns Ave.

The original cast iron water main installed in 1952, which has suffered repeated breaks, will be replaced with high density polyethylene pipe using a method called pipe bursting.

Impact

During construction, access to homes and businesses will be maintained, but through traffic may be diverted around the area via detours and parking may be prohibited on both sides of the street.