Middlesex Water Company to Invest $11.2 Million Upgrading Water Mains in Edison and South Amboy, NJ
RENEW will also include the installation of exterior below ground meter pits to eventually house water meters at each customer’s premise. The company is relocating meters from inside the home to exterior pits to offer customers greater convenience and safety. This meter relocation will actually take place when the customer’s meter is regularly scheduled for testing.
“This year marks the 25th year in which
RENEW is part of Middlesex Water’s overall Water for Tomorrow® Program, a
Both projects are expected to take 6 months to complete and customers affected by RENEW can expect to be without water service for a period of 2-3 hours as their service is transferred from the old water main to the new main. The Company will strive to minimize any inconvenience on residents; however, residents may observe some traffic disruption as the roadway is trenched to accommodate the construction of the new water main. Residents can expect unimpeded access to their homes as crews work to replace and install the new mains and meter pits.
The program may require that water personnel enter customers’ homes. Customers are strongly reminded to verify that utility personnel have proper identification prior to allowing them entry and, for added security, should contact
Source: Middlesex Water Company