Clear Creek Interceptor Replacement

Milestone timeline:

Bore under I-26
December 2022
Gravity Sewer Above I-26
Spring 2023
Final Connections and Certifications
Summer 2023

The Clear Creek Interceptor Replacement consists of the replacement of approximately 3,3000 linear feet of undersized 18-inch diameter gravity sewer pipe along Clear Creek with 30-inch diameter sewer pipe. The purpose of the project is to provide additional capacity alleviating sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs) and serving future growth upstream in the Edneyville area. This project was identified in the City's sanitary sewer collection system master plan.

Clear Creek Interceptor
Wellpoint System
Staging Pipe
Pipe Installation
Project Updates: 
Contract Award
Thursday, May 6, 2021

Construction contract award the Don Moorhead Construction, Inc., the lowest responsive, responsible bidder.

Clear Creek Road Closure
Monday, October 11, 2021

DELAYED DUE TO WEATHER (Tentatively rescheduled for October 18) - Clear Creek Road between Carolina Village Road and Balfour Road is scheduled to be closed for a sewer line installation starting Monday, October 11, 2021. The closure is expected to begin the morning of October 11 and last for approximately one week.


Clear Creek Road Closure - Rescheduled for Oct. 18
Monday, October 18, 2021

Due to the large amount of rain and work site conditions, the sewer line installation on Clear Creek Road has been delayed.

The road closure, originally scheduled to begin October 11, has been pushed back by at least one week. The new date for the closure has been tentatively scheduled for Monday, October 18, 2021, but is subject to change dependent on weather conditions. The closure is planned for Clear Creek Road between Carolina Village Road and Balfour Road and is expected to last for approximately one week.

clear creek map

Road expected to reopen October 28th
Friday, October 22, 2021

Update: The work on Clear Creek Road is expected to be completed and road reopened on Thursday, October 28th.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Gravity sewer is completed and certified from the connections at Mud Creek up to I-26.  This section of sewer line now serves the new Towns and Stonecrest and Cantrell Hills subdivisions as well as moving an existing connection from Carolina Village to the new line.

Sewer construction site with manholes and erosion control.