New Gas Mains in Fall River

Liberty Utilities new gas main installation in Fall River is expected to spread city wide. According to the digital edition of Fall River Herald News, Ferreira Construction Company of New Jersey, contracted by New England Natural Gas Company, is installing the polyethylene gas mains in Fall River.


A company spokesperson stated that the work schedule began in April with plans to end in December with the gas mains to stretch underneath 140 Fall River Streets. Senior Manager of Government Affairs for the natural gas company, James Carey, said by the end of 2020 Liberty Utilities had replaced 48 miles of leak-prone mains throughout the city with plans to complete a citywide project by 2027.