City of Yakima Installing New Wastewater Pipes

The city of Yakima is hoping to finish two new wastewater pipelines by as early as this spring.

The city says the Beech Street Area Sewer Project" involves installing a wastewater pipe along the west side of I-82 between the Nob Hill and Yakima Avenue exits.

Once it is completed, the project will open areas in the northeastern section of Yakima to new development while also enhancing service to existing customers.


The second project, the "Industrial Wastewater Line Extension Project," involves installing high-capacity piping from 3rd Avenue to as far west as 23rd Avenue.

Once completed, the project will provide upgraded service several existing businesses in that area