Main Renewal - Central Newark Thornton Avenue Project


The Central Newark Thornton Avenue Project is part of the District’s Water Main Renewal Program. The project includes open cut trench installation of approximately 5,200 LF of 8-inch and 12-inch steel pipe, and 12-inch PVC pipe to replace the aging infrastructure and improve water service reliability. As part of the installation, existing water service connections and fire hydrants will also be replaced.


Construction is anticipated February 2024 to May 2025


Thornton Avenue, between Cherry Street and Cedar Boulevard and Cherry Street, Newark.

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Project Information

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Project Contacts

ACWD Project Manager 
Andrea Bautista 
Email Andrea Bautista
Phone: (510) 668-4488 
ACWD Public Affairs 
Sharene Gonzales 
Email Sharene Gonzales
Phone: (510) 668-4208