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Source: Swiss Canton of Uri – news in German

December 15, 2020

The construction work for the renovation of the Erstfeld utility lines is making good progress. In order to guarantee a smooth flow of traffic over the holidays, the construction site in Erstfeld will be completely cleared from December 18, 2020 to January 10, 2021. After that, work will continue as planned.

Since mid-January 2020, in a joint project by Abwasser Uri, the Uri Building Department and the Erstfeld municipal utility, the existing works have been renovated, various flood protection measures implemented and part of the road renewed. Despite corona-related measures and restrictions, most of the work was carried out on schedule. The end of work is planned for mid-2021.

After the break, it goes on so that the traffic in Erstfeld can flow without disruption during the holidays, the existing construction site will be completely cleared from December 18, 2020 to January 10, 2021. Subsequently, the work (flood protection, general road construction and service lines) between the Gisler garage in the north and Migros in the south will continue with the same traffic regime as before. From January 11, 2021, the entry and exit of the underpass at the garage will be continued Gisler banned for at least three weeks. If the weather does not allow work, the closure could take longer.

The client, consisting of wastewater Uri, the Uri civil engineering department and the Erstfeld municipal utilities, attach great importance to current information about the construction site. That is why there is an information center at Gotthardstrasse 119, where all important information, plans and contact details can be viewed in the shop window. They are also on the website all important project information can be called up.

The managing director of Abwasser Uri, Mr. Beat Furger (Tel. 041 875 00 93) will be happy to answer any questions you may have in connection with this media release.

A joint project:

Under the leadership of Abwasser Uri, extensive renovation work will be carried out in the Birtschen perimeter to the train station in cooperation with the project partners of the Uri building department and the Erstfeld municipal works by mid-2021. In addition to the renewal of the street, all utility lines in the street are being renovated or newly built. In detail these are:

Renovation of the existing sewage pipe
Rehabilitation of water pipe
Refurbishment of electrical wiring including street lighting
Construction of a new street sewer pipe including street sewage treatment plant (SABA)
New construction of the Nollental and Locher- / Speckital stream diversion
Rehabilitation of the street


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