LEESPORT, PA --
Due to land clearing and excavation activity involved with the construction of a pipeline from Blue Marsh Dam to the Western Berks Water Authority water treatment plant, the Water Road access area will be closed for public access. This includes trail access and stream access for fishing. The area has been posted and will be closed until further notice.
In addition to this area, the Stilling Basin area and the multiple use trail in the area of the dam will be closed to the public in the future for this construction activity. More information will be forthcoming as closures are needed.
Release no. 20-032