This update is being provided by NJ American water Company:
Additional personnel will be added to expedite the installation speed after next week. Work off of Springfield Avenue for side street tie-ins will be done during the day where possible.
For the convenience of the residents no work will occur Christmas week from 12/21 to 12/29. No work New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day
The project is expected to be complete by January 30, 2020.
Service tie-in projected as follows:
- Between Central & Salt Brook, side street tie-ins scheduled on 12/30
- Services from Salt Brook to Gales 12/16 to 1/8, with side street tie-ins scheduled on 1/9 & 1/10
- Services from Gales to Maple 1/9 to 1/24, side street tie-ins scheduled on 1/23 to 1/30
Final cut & caps and old hydrant removals for the length of the project scheduled 1/27 to 1/30
NJ American is replacing approximately 9,500 feet of 6-inch water main with new 12-inch ductile iron main, and replacing 12 fire hydrants and 152 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route, as well as 20 side street tie-ins.