NEXT BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
The Mayor will be hosting open office hours this week, in his office at Borough Hall on
Friday, December 13 between 10am and noon.
No appointment necessary.
AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR METUCHEN RESIDENTS
As Middlesex Water Company continues with the installation of its large diameter 4.5 mile-long supplementary water transmission main, approximately 240 feet of new main will be installed in Metuchen requiring road closures and traffic detours on Durham Avenue for approximately 6 weeks, beginning October 14, 2019.
Please CLICK HERE to watch an updated video announcement about this project.
Please CLICK HERE to view a project area map.
Please CLICK HERE to read a statement from Middlesex Water.
For week of December 16, 2019, the work activities for the Middlesex Water Company Western Transmission Main project are anticipated to be as follows:
North of Route 287 - Borough of Metuchen
- J. Fletcher Creamer & Son, Inc. (JFC) will start to install the 42-inch carrier pipe at the jack and bore on Durham Ave at Hampton St.
Please CLICK HERE to access a map that shows the approximate location of the contractor along the alignment.
Elizabethtown Gas Pipeline Replacement Project
Starting on 10/30/19 Elizabethtown Gas will be replacing and upgrading natural gas infrastructure in the following areas of Metuchen:
E and W Cedar St, Herold Pl, Hickory St, Juniper St, McPherson Ave, Sheridan Ave, S. Main St
The work will include:
• Replacing aging gas mains with new, durable plastic pipe
• Relocating gas meters from inside homes and businesses to outside and replacing service lines from the gas main in the street to the building or house
The work will be performed by Skoda Contracting Company and the project will be completed by mid-February, 2020. Residents in the affected areas have been notified. Work will be done between the hours of 7:30am and 4pm Monday through Friday. There will be traffic detours and re-routing during construction, but Main St will remain open.
CLICK HERE for a project Fact Sheet from Elizabethtown Gas.
The gas company is informing customers and residents in the area about the project. Elizabethtown Gas has established the following resources for information and to have question answered about the project: