Latest Alerts

General
Shrewsbury: Asbury Park: Bradley Beach: Ocean Grove
4/19/2018 11:00:11 PM
Shrewsbury: Asbury Park: Bradley Beach: Ocean Grove This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area, Monday, April 23rd at 8:00 A.M. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. This should only take a few minutes.
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Emergency
Fire Road, Ocean City
4/18/2018 4:30:00 PM
Fire Road, Ocean City New Jersey American Water crews are making emergency repairs on a main beginning at noon in Ocean City. As a result of these repairs customers on the following streets may experience NO WATER, LOW PRESSURE, DISCOLORED WATER, Mariana Lane and Spruce Road. Repairs are expected to take 6 hours before water service is back to normal. When service is restored, customers may experience cloudy and or discolored water. If your water is discolored, run the cold water only at the lowest level of the house for about 3 to 5 minutes so that it clears before using. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience while repairs are being made.
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Emergency
Fire Road, Ocean City
4/18/2018 4:08:13 PM
Fire Road, Ocean City New Jersey American Water crews are making emergency repairs on a main beginning at 11 am in Ocean City. As a result, of these repairs customers on the following streets may experience NO WATER, LOW PRESSURE, DISCOLORED WATER on 10th Street and Little Atlantic Avenue. Repairs are expected to take 5 hours before water service is back to normal. When service is restored, customers may experience cloudy and or discolored water. If your water is discolored, run the cold water only at the lowest level of the house for about 3 to 5 minutes so that it clears before using. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience while repairs are being made.
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General
Ocean City - Ocean Reed - Fire Road - Planned
4/18/2018 12:00:39 PM
Ocean City - Ocean Reed - Fire Road - Planned This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will be tying in a water main in Ocean Reed. Weather Permitting, the project will start on 4/19/2018 and be completed by approximately 4/19/2018. As a result of these repairs customers on the following streets WAHOO CT, REEF DR, TARPON CT, EASTERLY DR, GENOA CT, SPINNAKER CT, MARLIN CT, BONITA CT, BASS CT, REEF DR. may experience, NO WATER, LOW PRESSURE and or DISCOLORED WATER . Repairs are expected to take 8 hours before water service is back to normal. When service is restored, customers may experience cloudy and or discolored water. If your water is discolored, run the cold water only at the lowest level of the house for about 3 to 5 minutes so that it clears before using. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience while repairs are being made.
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General
Frenchtown - Belle Mead - Flushing
4/18/2018 12:00:17 PM
Frenchtown - Belle Mead - Flushing This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Thursday, April 19th thru Tuesday, April 24th from 9 a.m to 4:30 p.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. They should only take a few minutes.
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General
Watchung - Netherwood - Flushing
4/17/2018 12:05:14 PM
Watchung - Netherwood - Flushing This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Wednesday, April 18th thru Friday, April 30th from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. They should only take a few minutes.
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General
Toms River, Lakewood
4/16/2018 4:05:29 PM
Toms River, Lakewood This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will be replacing a water main in Toms River. Weather Permitting, the project will start on Tuesday the 17th and be completed by approximately Friday April 27. Work hours will be between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. during the stated time frame. As a result of these repairs customers on the following streets may experience NO WATER, LOW PRESSURE, Cloudy and or DISCOLORED WATER;Strickland Boulevard, Bay Shore Drive, Venice Drive, Pompano Court, Ormand Drive, Orlando Drive, Lauderdale Drive, Fort Meyers Court, Naples Court, Ocala Court, Daytona Drive, Coral Gables Drive, Hialeah Drive, Boca Raton Drive, Marathon Court, Biscayne Court, Key Largo Court, Tamiami Drive, Boynton Court, Miami Drive, Delray Drive and Cocoa Court. When service is restored, customers may experience cloudy and or discolored water. If your water is discolored, run the cold water only at the lowest level of the house for about 3 to 5 minutes so that it clears before using. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience while repairs are being made.
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General
Cranbury - Belle Mead - Flushing
4/16/2018 12:00:12 PM
Cranbury - Belle Mead - Flushing This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Tuesday, April 17th thru Tuesday, April 24th from 9 a.m to 4:30 p.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. They should only take a few minutes.
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General
2018.04.13: Shrewsbury: Long Brianch: Flushing
4/13/2018 11:10:45 PM
2018.04.13: Shrewsbury: Long Brianch: Flushing This is an important message from New Jersey American Water: New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing its water distribution system in your area on Monday April 16th thru May 11th from 8 am to 4pm to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, wait until it runs clear before using. This should typically take only a few minutes. For more information, and a map of the affected area log on to our website at www.newjerseyamwater.com, and select Alert Notifications. Thank you.
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General
South Plainfield - Netherwood - Flushing
4/13/2018 9:00:51 PM
South Plainfield - Netherwood - Flushing This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Monday, April 16th thru Friday, April 20th from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. They should only take a few minutes.
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General
Short Hills: Union
4/13/2018 12:02:17 PM
Short Hills: Union This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Monday, April 16th thru Friday April 20th from 8:00 A.M to 4 p.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. This should only take a few minutes.
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General
Short Hills: Irvington
4/13/2018 12:02:06 PM
Short Hills: Irvington This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Monday, April 16th thru Friday, April 20th from 8:00 A.M. to 4 p.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. This should only take a few minutes.
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General
Short Hills: Woodland Park
4/13/2018 12:01:51 PM
Short Hills: Woodland Park This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Sunday, April 15th thru Friday, April 20th from 10:00 P.M. to 5 a.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. This should only take a few minutes.
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General
Short Hills: Little Falls:
4/13/2018 12:01:28 PM
Short Hills: Little Falls: This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Sunday, April 15th thru Friday, April 20th from 10:00 P.M. to 5 a.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. This should only take a few minutes.
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General
Galloway Twp - Fire Rd - Flushing
4/13/2018 12:00:54 PM
Galloway Twp - Fire Rd - Flushing This is an important message from New Jersey American Water. New Jersey American Water will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system in your area Monday, April 16th thru Friday, June 1st from 12 a.m. to 8 a.m. to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants. When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. They should only take a few minutes.
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Extended Alerts

water outages
  • 2018 Hydrant Flushing Schedule

    Statewide
    Issued: 03/04/2018
    Start Time: 6:30 a.m. To End Time: 6:30 p.m.
    Expires: 12/31/2018
    Contact: Customer Service Center
    1-800-272-1325
    Each year, New Jersey American Water scrubs our pipes in the nearly 200 communities we serve. This is an essential part of our system mainte...
  • Temporary Water Treatment Change to End in Monmouth and Ocean Counties

    Monmouth County
    Issued: 3/13/18
    Start Time: 12:00 PM To End Time: 12:00 PM
    Expires: 12/31/2018
    Contact: Customer Service Center
    1-800-272-1325
    On April 9, New Jersey American Water will resume using chloramines in water treatment at its Swimming River Water Treatment Plant in Colts ...