Temporary Scheduled Water Treatment Change to End in Monmouth and Ocean Countiesarrow

April 06, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – April 6, 2020 – On April 20, New Jersey American Water will resume using chloramines in water treatment at its Swimming River Water Treatment Plant in Colts Neck and its Jumping Brook Water Treatment Plant in Neptune. In February, as part of an annual routine maintenance program for its water distribution system, New Jersey American Water temporarily changed the water treatment process from a chloramine (combination) residual to free chlorine residual. The ten-week planned changeover to free chlorine residual enabled the company to perform routine maintenance. The treatment change applies to New Jersey American Water customers in the following communities: Aberdeen, Allenhurst, Asbury Park City, Avon, Bay Head, Belmar, Bradley Beach, Colts Neck Township, Deal, Eatontown, Elberon, Fair Haven, Hazlet, Highlands, Holmdel Township, Interlaken, Keansburg,...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $2.1 Million in Bernardsville Infrastructure arrow

April 06, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – April 6, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 5,100 feet of aging water main in Bernardsville beginning this week. The project also includes replacing four fire hydrants and 51 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch and 8-inch water lines with new, 16-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Childs Road from Morristown Road to Mullens Lane Mullens Lane from Childs Road to Old Army Road Old Army Road from Mullens Lane to Oak Ridge Road Oak Ridge Road from Old Army Road to Oak Place This $2.1 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dolla...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $701,000 in Roselle Park Infrastructure arrow

April 03, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – April 3, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,760 feet of aging water main in Roselle Park beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch water lines with new, 12-inch ductile iron main along West Webster Avenue from Laurel Avenue to Locust Street. The project also includes replacing four fire hydrants and 16 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $701,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contr...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.5 Million in Summit Infrastructure arrow

April 02, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – APRIL 2, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 4,060 feet of aging water main in Summit beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1890s, with new, 12-inch ductile iron main along Kent Place Boulevard from High Street to Passaic Avenue. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 80 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $1.5 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water&rs...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $427,000 in Union Infrastructure arrow

April 01, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – April 1, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,680 feet of aging water main in Union beginning this week. The project also includes replacing three fire hydrants and 36 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch water lines with new, 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Stockton Road from Yorktown Road to Salem Road Cambridge Drive from Yorktown Road to Salem Road Meade Terrace from Yorktown Road to Salem Road This $427,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached t...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.1 Million in Camden Infrastructure arrow

April 01, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – April 1, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,800 feet of aging water main in Camden beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch water lines with new, 12-inch ductile iron main along 27th Street from Marlton Avenue to Federal Street. The project also includes replacing four fire hydrants and 160 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $1.1 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contractor, ...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $563,000 in Mount Holly and Westampton Infrastructure arrow

March 27, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 27, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,400 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Mount Holly and Westampton beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1950s, with new 8-inch and 12-inch ductile iron main along Smith Lane from Woodpecker Lane in Mount Holly to Burlington-Mt Holly Road in Westampton. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 55 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $563,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $825,000 in Pleasantville Infrastructure arrow

March 27, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 27, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 3,300 feet of aging cast iron water main in Pleasantville beginning next week. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 38 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1930s, with new 8-inch and 12-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Black Horse Pike from Chestnut Avenue to Chester Avenue Chestnut Avenue from West Jersey Avenue to Decatur Avenue This $825,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructu...

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New Jersey American Water to Continue Planned Infrastructure Work Amidst COVID-19 Public Health Emergencyarrow

March 26, 2020

Dateline City: CAMDEN, N.J. Pipeline replacements and other planned system improvements to continue as essential work to provide reliable water and wastewater services CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amidst the current COVID-19 public health emergency, consistent with Governor Murphy’s Executive Order, New Jersey American Water will continue planned infrastructure projects across its service areas to continue to provide reliable water and wastewater services to its customers. As a water and wastewater service provider, New Jersey American Water provides an essential service. Water and wastewater utilities are part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s “critical infrastructure sectors,” as safe drinking water is critical to protecting public health, and properly t...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.2 Million in New Providence Infrastructure arrow

March 25, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 25, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,620 feet of aging 8-inch water main in New Providence beginning next week. The project also includes replacing four fire hydrants and 35 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1940s, with new 16-inch ductile iron main along Passaic Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Springfield Avenue. This $1.2 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jers...

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Long Hill Telephone Public Hearing Scheduled for April 2arrow

March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020 – New Jersey American Water filed a petition with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities on Feb. 6, 2020, seeking approval of the Township of Long Hill’s consent to allow New Jersey American Water to provide sewer services as part of its purchase of the Township’s sewer system. Due to concerns related to COVID-19, the public hearing to approve the Township’s consent to allow New Jersey American Water to provide wastewater service will now be held telephonically on April 2, 2020. Click here to read the amended hearing notice. Click here to read the petition.

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New Jersey American Water Warns Against Flushing Sanitizing and “Flushable” Wipesarrow

March 23, 2020

Dateline City: CAMDEN, N.J. Use of wipes impacts wastewater treatment facilities and could lead to sewer backups and unexpected repair bills CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With hand hygiene at the top of everyone’s minds and toilet paper in high demand, many households are increasing their use of sanitizing wipes and “flushable” wipes. However, New Jersey American Water is telling customers not to flush these wipes down the toilet. Flushing wipes, paper towels, or other paper products not intended for use in wastewater systems, down the toilet can lead to sewer backups and in-home plumbing issues which may be expensive to repair. Even wipes labeled as “flushable” or “biodegradable” can cause backups for sewer utilities and headaches for homeowners. “Many sewer blockages ...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $942,000 in Middle Township Infrastructure arrow

March 23, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 23, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,640 feet of aging 4-inch and 6-inch water main in Middle Township beginning tomorrow. The project also includes replacing four fire hydrants and 62 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1940s, with new 8-inch and 12-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Mechanic Street from Poplar Street to Hamann Ave Goshen Road from Church Street to Mechanic Street Dias Creek Road from Hand Avenue to Mechanic Street This $942,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar init...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $4.25 Million in Lakewood Infrastructure arrow

March 18, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MARCH. 18, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 3,000 feet of aging 8-inch sewer main and 13,100 feet of aging water main in Lakewood beginning next week. The project also includes replacing 205 utility-owned service lines and four fire hydrants, as well as adding three more, along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water and sewer lines, installed as far back as the 1930’s, with new 8-inch PVC sewer main and ductile iron water main along the following streets: South Lake Drive from Central Ave to Freeman Road and Davis Road to Sunset Road – water only Central Avenue only at the intersections of Freeman Road, Kimbal Road, Sunset Road, Bradshaw Road – water only, Caranetta Drive – water and sewer Caranetta Drive entire length – water and sewer Freeman R...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $3.5 Million in Bernards Infrastructure arrow

March 18, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 18, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 8,220 feet of aging 8-inch water main in Bernards beginning next week. The project also includes replacing six fire hydrants and 53 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1940s, with new 12-inch and 16-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Lyons Road, from Goltra Drive to Lyons Place Mt. Airy Road, from Meeker Road to Stacey Lane This $3.5 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the en...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $556,000 in Little Silver Infrastructure arrow

March 17, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 17, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,640 feet of aging 2-inch and 6-inch water main in Little Silver beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1930s, with new, 8-inch ductile iron main along the entire length of Salem Lane and Standish Lane and Alden Terrace from Standish Lane to the dead end. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 63 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $556,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.5 Million in Lindenwold Infrastructure arrow

March 17, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 17, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 8,000 feet of aging 4-inch and 6-inch water main in Lindenwold beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1950s, with new 6-inch and 8-inch ductile iron main along the entire length of Aston Martin Drive, Bentley Road, Delahaye Road, Mercedes Road, Healey Place, Lancia Place, and Thunderbird Road. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 150 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $1.5 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end...

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New Jersey American Water Reminds Customers That Each Drop Adds Up During Fix a Leak Weekarrow

March 17, 2020

 Families can find and fix leaks and save money with free materials and resources ​ CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 17, 2020 – New Jersey American Water and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are marking the annual Fix a Leak Week, which runs from March 16-22. The national campaign, part of the EPA’s WaterSense program, helps to raise awareness about small leaks and other water that may be inadvertently wasted within homes. With more than 110 million households in this country, a seemingly minor leak from a faucet, showerhead, toilet, or other appliance can collectively result in a tremendous amount of wasted water. With the average residence losing 10,000 gallons a year, this means that more than a trillion gallons of water are lost annually nationwide through leaks occurring within homes. Through initiatives like Fix a Leak Week, the hope is that by prompting ...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $560,000 in Clark Infrastructure arrow

March 16, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 16, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,400 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Clark beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1950s, with new 12-inch ductile iron main along Valley Road from Brant Avenue to Walnut Avenue. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and five utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $560,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s l...

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Water Treatment Barriers Provide Drinking Water Protectionarrow

March 13, 2020

New Jersey American Water places moratorium on shutoffs CAMDEN, NJ ― (March 13, 2020) ― At New Jersey American Water, the health and safety of our customers, communities and employees is our top priority. We provide an essential service that is critically important and like many other companies in the U.S. and across the globe, American Water has established coronavirus preparedness plans. It is important for you to know that New Jersey American Water’s drinking water treatment barriers provide protection that includes filtration and disinfection of our surface water supplies (e.g., those from lakes, reservoirs, or rivers) and disinfection of our ground water sources (e.g., underground wells). These treatments are effective in removing and/or inactivating viruses. Our water meets all current federal and state drinking water requirements. To minimize the risk of expos...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $2.3 Million in Bernardsville and Bernards Township Infrastructure arrow

March 13, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MARCH 13, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will install approximately 6,320 feet of new 16-inch ductile iron water main in Bernardsville and Bernards Township beginning next week. The company will install the new water lines along the following streets: North Finley Avenue from Monroe Place to Morristown Road Monroe Place from Ellis Drive to North Finley Avenue Ellis Drive from East Craig Street to Monroe Place East Craig Street from North Maple Avenue to Ellis Drive This $2.3 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. The new main will also provide the ability to serve more customers in the future as the region continues to grow. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contractor, CRJ C...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.57 Million in West Orange Infrastructure arrow

March 13, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 13, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 4,650 feet of aging 6-inch water main in West Orange beginning next week. The project also includes replacing nine fire hydrants and 77 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1940s, with new 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Edgewood Avenue from Arverne Road to Rock Spring Avenue Lessing Road from St. Cloud Avenue to Edgewood Avenue This $1.57 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reac...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $630,000 in Fanwood Infrastructure arrow

March 12, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 12, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,350 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Fanwood beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1950s, with new 12-inch ductile iron main along North Martine Avenue from Midway Avenue to Portland Avenue. The project also includes replacing three fire hydrants and 28 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $630,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American W...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $575,000 in Hillside Infrastructure arrow

March 11, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 11, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,600 feet of aging water main in Hillside beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1930s, with new, larger ductile iron main along Glenwood Avenue from North Union Avenue to Interstate 78 and the entire length of Morris Place. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 26 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $575,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the sta...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $800,000 in Neptune Infrastructure arrow

March 11, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 11, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,020 feet of aging 2-inch and 6-inch water main in Neptune beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1920s, with new, 8-inch ductile iron main along Sixth Avenue from Neptune Boulevard to Route 35. The project also includes replacing three fire hydrants and 54 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $800,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American W...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $978,000 in Irvington Infrastructure arrow

March 10, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 10, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,060 feet of aging water main in Irvington beginning this week. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 72 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1910s, with new ductile iron main along the following streets: Mill Road from Union Avenue to Stuyvesant Avenue McAllister Place from Paine Avenue to the end of the road This $978,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in mo...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $380,000 in Lindenwold Infrastructurearrow

March 06, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 6, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,000 feet of aging 2-inch water main in Lindenwold beginning next week. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 30 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1970s, with new 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Pinegrove Avenue from West Park Avenue to Wallace Avenue Monroe Avenue from Pinegrove Avenue to Chews Landing Road Wallace Avenue from Pinegrove Avenue to Chews Landing Road Parker Avenue and Pinegrove Avenue intersection This $380,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-d...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $334,100 in Mountainside Infrastructurearrow

March 05, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 4, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 800 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Mountainside beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1950s, with new 12-inch ductile iron main along Summit Lane from New Providence Road to Outlook Drive. The project also includes replacing a fire hydrant and six utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $334,100 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qual...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.7 Million in Linwood Infrastructurearrow

March 05, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 4, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 3,900 feet of aging 8-inch water main in Linwood beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1910s, with new ductile iron main along Shore Road from Dee Drive to East Monroe Avenue. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 48 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $1.7 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified cont...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.1 Million in Cherry Hill Infrastructure arrow

March 05, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAR. 4, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 5,000 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Cherry Hill beginning next week. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1950s, with new ductile iron main along the entire length of North Bowling Green Drive, South Bowling Green Drive, Bryant Road, Badger Lane, and Beverly Terrace. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 100 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $1.1 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities...

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New Jersey American Water to Start Annual Spring Cleaningarrow

February 26, 2020

Dateline City: CAMDEN, N.J. Water main flushing begins this month and continues through the fall CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beginning March 2 and into the summer months, New Jersey American Water will perform the annual cleaning of its water distribution system to ensure customers continue to receive high-quality, reliable water service. Flushing the system helps to clean out any build up of mineral deposits and sediment inside the pipes. The company also flushes its hydrants to make sure they are operational and to check fire flows in the system. Flushing involves simultaneously opening fire hydrants in a specific area to create increased water flows. The service areas and dates when flushing begins are posted at www.newjerseyamwater.com, under Alerts. While wate...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $950,000 in Monmouth County Infrastructurearrow

February 26, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 25, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 3,560 feet of aging 2-inch and 4-inch water main in Monmouth County beginning next week. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 45 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1920s, with new 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Third Street from River Road to William Street, Rumson William Street entire length, Rumson Second Street from William Street to the end of the road, Rumson Cummings Avenue from Hoey Avenue to Van Court Avenue, Long Branch Overlook Avenue from Hoey Avenue to Van Court Avenue, Long Branch Van Court Avenue from Lockwood Avenue to Overlook Avenue, Long Branch Woodgate Avenue from Lockwood Avenue and Overlook Avenue, Long Branch This $950...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $2.2 Million in Bernardsville and Bernards Township Infrastructure arrow

February 26, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 25, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will install approximately 4,600 feet of new water main in Bernardsville and Bernards Township beginning this week. The company will install the new 12-inch water lines along the following streets: Meeker Road from Wisteria Way to Route 202 Route 202 from Meeker Road to Mt. Harmony Road Mt. Harmony Road from Route 202 to Lakeview Drive This $2.2 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. The new main will also provide the ability to serve more customers in the future as the region continues to grow. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contractor, Vollers Inc., will begin work this week and expects to finish by the end of April, weather permitting. Work hours will be from 7 a.m. ...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $589,000 in Roselle Park Infrastructurearrow

February 26, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 24, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,320 feet of aging water main in Roselle Park beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch water lines with new, 12-inch ductile iron main along Seaton Avenue from Faitoute Avenue to Laurel Avenue. The project also includes replacing three fire hydrants and 44 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $589,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contractor, M...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.8 Million in Pleasantville Infrastructure arrow

February 20, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 20, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 5,580 feet of aging water main in Pleasantville beginning this week. The project also includes replacing six fire hydrants and 103 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as early as the 1920’s, with new, larger ductile iron main along the following streets: East Washington Avenue from Franklin Boulevard to Hampden Court East Grant Avenue from Franklin Boulevard to Hampden Court Chester Avenue from Grant Avenue to Milan Avenue Hampden Court from Grant Avenue to Milan Avenue Old Turnpike from Main Street to Madison Avenue and Penny Lane eastbound to the end of the road Penny Lane from Old Turnpike to Ingersol Avenue Ingersol Avenue from Franklin Boulevard e...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $25 Million in Howell Infrastructure arrow

February 18, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 18, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will complete the second phase of its Howell Township main installation project this year by installing approximately 20,000 more feet of new water main along portions of Maxim Southard Road, Maxim Road, Preventorium Road, Old Tavern Road, Lanes Mill Road and Locust Avenue. The project also includes installing 25 new fire hydrants along the pipeline route. New Jersey American Water completed the first phase of its Howell Township main project in 2018 by installing 18,500 feet of new transmission main along Lakewood Farmingdale Road, Oak Glen Road, and Maxim Southard Road. Once both phases are completed, the transmission main will allow the company to deliver additional water supply to customers throughout Monmouth and Ocean Counties from its recently expanded Oak Glen Water Treatment Plant. “This collec...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $357,000 in Roselle Park Infrastructure arrow

February 18, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 18, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,060 feet of aging water main in Roselle Park beginning this week. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch water lines with new, 8-inch ductile iron main along Charlotte Terrace from East Grant Street to the end of the road. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 34 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $357,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $800,000 in Beverly Infrastructure arrow

February 12, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 12, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 5,100 feet of aging water main in Beverly beginning next week. The project also includes replacing five fire hydrants and 114 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1930s and as small as four inches in diameter, with new, larger ductile iron main along the following streets: Laurel Street from Front Street to Railroad Avenue Putnam Street from Laurel Street to Cooper Street Spruce Street from Putnam Street to Railroad Avenue Pine Street from Laurel Street and Spruce Street This $800,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey America...

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New Jersey American Water Continues to Invest in Ocean City Infrastructure arrow

February 11, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 11, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 10,280 feet of aging water main in Ocean City this winter. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1910s, with new main along the following streets: St. Davids Place from West Ave to the beach Merion Place from West Ave to the beach 48th Street from West Ave to the beach Asbury Avenue from 47th Street to 48th Street Central Avenue from 47th Street to 48th Street Walnut Road Bay Avenue to Glenwood Drive Glenwood Drive from Anchor Road to the end of the street Ferndale Drive from Spruce Road to Anchor Road Grenada Lane from Spruce Road to the end of the street Mariana Lane from Spruce Road to the end of the street Leyete Lane from Spruce Road to the end of the street...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $5.9 Million in Linden Infrastructure arrow

February 11, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 11, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 12,900 feet of aging water main and install 3,100 feet of new main in Linden beginning this month. The project also includes replacing 21 fire hydrants and installing four new hydrants along the pipeline route. The company will install new main along West Curtis Street from Keep Street to North Wood Avenue and upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back the 1930s, with larger ductile iron main along the following streets: West Elm Street from North Stiles Street to North Wood Avenue Laurita Street from West Curtis Street to West Blancke Street Miner Terrace from West Curtis Street to West Blancke Street Miltonia Street from West Curtis Street to North Stiles Street Spruce Street from West Curtis Street to North Stiles Street Erudo ...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $1.3 Million in Bradley Beach Infrastructure arrow

February 07, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 7, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 4,780 feet of aging water main in Bradley Beach this winter. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 79 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1920s and as small as two inches in diameter, with new, 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Third Avenue from Madison Avenue to Ocean Avenue Beach Avenue from Evergreen Avenue to Third Avenue Hammond Avenue from Evergreen Avenue to Third Avenue This $1.3 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to acc...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $3 Million in Howell Infrastructure arrow

February 06, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 6, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 11,500 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Howell this winter. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1970s, with new, larger ductile iron main along the entire length of Darien Road, Darien Circle, Brookhill Drive, Nottingham Drive and Princeton Drive. The project also includes replacing six fire hydrants and 190 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $3 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. ...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $520,000 in Ocean Township Infrastructure arrow

February 05, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 5, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,420 feet of aging water main in Ocean Township this winter. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the 1920s and as small as two inches in diameter, with new, larger ductile iron main along Grant Avenue from Monmouth Road to the railroad crossing. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 20 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $520,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state...

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New Jersey American Water Implements Temporary Treatment Change in Water Treatment Plants Serving Central and Northern Parts of the Statearrow

February 04, 2020

Dateline City: CAMDEN, N.J. CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of an annual maintenance program for its water distribution system, New Jersey American Water will temporarily change the water treatment process from a chloramine (combined) residual to free chlorine residual at the company’s Raritan-Millstone and Canal Road Water Treatment plants. These surface water treatment plants serve New Jersey American Water customers in the following counties: Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Somerset and Union. “This periodic, scheduled change in disinfectant is a standard water treatment practice that allows us to continue to ensure safe, high-quality water for our customers,” said Matthew Csik, Director of Water Quality and Environmental Compliance, New Jersey American Water. “We perform this distribution system maintenanc...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $2.3 Million in Haddonfield & Haddon Heights Infrastructure arrow

February 04, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 4, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 11,300 feet of aging water main in Haddonfield and Haddon Heights beginning this week. The project also includes replacing 19 fire hydrants and 230 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed as far back as the late 1700s, with new, larger ductile iron main along the following streets: West Redman Avenue from approximately 768 Redman Avenue to Linden Avenue, Haddonfield Peyton Avenue from West Redman Avenue to Woodland Avenue, Haddonfield Linden Avenue from Kings Highway to Elm Avenue, Haddonfield First Avenue from Garden Street to Chews Landing Road, Haddon Heights Crest Avenue from Mansfield Avenue to Chews Landing Road, Haddon Heights Garden Street from First Avenue to Cr...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $275,000 in Ocean Grove arrow

February 04, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 4, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,150 feet of aging 4-inch water main in Ocean Grove this winter. The company will upgrade the aging water lines, installed in the 1920s, with new, 8-inch ductile iron main along Bath Avenue from Pilgrim Pathway to Beach Avenue. The project also includes replacing 19 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $275,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state. New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contractor, J. F. Kie...

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New Jersey American Water Invests $4.6 Million in Hillside Infrastructure arrow

February 03, 2020

CAMDEN, N.J. – FEB. 3, 2020 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 11,000 feet of aging 6-inch water main in Hillside starting this week. The company will upgrade the water lines, installed in the 1930s, with larger, 8-inch ductile iron main along the entire length of Paul Street, Cornell Place, McLean Place, Buchanan Street, Purce Street, Leo Street, Chapman Street and Tillman Street. The project also includes replacing 23 fire hydrants and 462 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $4.6 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in ...

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New Jersey American Water Hosts Construction Site Visit, Update on South Plainfield 60-inch Water Transmission Main Rehabilitationarrow

February 01, 2020

New Jersey American Water Hosts Construction Site Visit, Update on South Plainfield 60-inch Water Transmission Main Rehabilitation PLAINFIELD, N.J. (January 31, 2020) – New Jersey American Water, in conjunction with STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES, hosted over 100 engineers, utility workers, and construction workers from New Jersey, New York, Maryland, and Pennsylvania yesterday, Thursday, January 30, for a construction site visit and update regarding its South Plainfield 60-inch water transmission main rehabilitation project. The project involves the structural rehabilitation of approximately 3,410 linear feet of 60-inch Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipe (PCCP), as well as the reconstruction of existing manholes and valve pits, installation of a new 48-inch butterfly valve assembly and two new 48-inch by 24-inch tees used as access points necessary to rehabilitate the 60-inch water tr...

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New Jersey American Water Invested More Than $375 Million Statewide in 2019arrow

January 29, 2020

Dateline City: CAMDEN, N.J. CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New Jersey American Water recently announced its end-of-year investment total and system improvements for 2019. More than $375 million total was invested on system upgrades and various improvement projects statewide throughout the year. “At New Jersey American Water, our goal is to provide safe, reliable water service to all of our customers,” said Cheryl Norton, president of New Jersey American Water. “From source to tap, our team of professionals continuously monitor and work hard to maintain our facilities to ensure they operate efficiently, meet all regulatory standards and deliver the best quality water. Investment now helps sustain our current operations while ensuring resiliency for the future – all to benefit our customers.” Each year, New Jersey American Water ...

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Cullen and Dykman & New Jersey American Water Announce Joint Diversity Fellowshiparrow

January 28, 2020

Cullen and Dykman and New Jersey American Water are proud to announce a joint summer fellowship program that will provide a unique summer work experience for law students dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. Already recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys” by Law360, as well as a top ten “Ceiling Smasher,” Cullen and Dykman is committed to programs that foster a culture of respect, support, and professional advancement for all. “Diversity is core value of our culture. It enriches our workplace and leads to better results for our clients,” said Dina Vespia, the Chair of Cullen and Dykman’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee. “This fellowship program furthers our commitment to recruit, retain, and advance talented attorneys who will contribute to the diversity of our firm and the le...

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