ITHACA, N.Y.—Crews began repairing a blocked sanitary sewer on the 200 block of South Meadow Street at approximately 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 10.

Repairs are expected to take four to five hours and wrap up in the afternoon on Jan. 10, and right and center travel lanes on northbound South Meadow Street will be closed from the Clinton Street intersection to the Green Street intersection throughout the work hours.

No detours will be posted, and no water service 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