ITHACA, N.Y.—An emergency sewer repair began the morning of Monday, Nov. 28, at the intersection of South Meadow Street and South Street.

The work is estimated to take four to six hours and wrap up this afternoon.

For the duration of the work, the South Street entrance to Wegmans will be closed, though the exit will be unaffected.

Customers are directed to use the Cecil A. Malone or Chili’s entrances to access Wegmans.

The right lane of South Meadow Street will also be closed during work hours.

No water interruptions are expected.

Zoë Freer-Hessler

Zoë Freer-Hessler is a general assignment reporter for the Ithaca Voice. She has covered a wide range of topics since joining the news organization in November 2021. She can be reached at