boil water

In brief: Residents asked to limit water use during repair work

The North Jersey District Water Supply Commission (NJDWSC) will be performing maintenance and repair work beginning Saturday evening, March 2,  through the morning of Sunday, March 3. Beginning Friday, March 1, customers may notice a...

Montclair Water Bureau may add surcharge to pay for testing, mapping

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair Local Montclair’s water pipes, some of which are 150 years old, need to be mapped, and valves must be tested. Residents may see a surcharge as a result, town officials confirmed. The...
spill

Crews contain sewage spill at Bonsal Preserve

  By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news A woman enjoying a nature walk through the Alonzo F. Bonsal Preserve this past Sunday noticed a bad smell and cloudy water in the brook that runs through the property. She...
cell equipment

Gray Street residents protest small cells on their block

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair Local As telecommunications companies strive to keep up with bandwidth demands, small cell equipment are popping up on telephone poles where the company is adding fiber optics to improve signals. A...
bridge work

Expect delays; bridge work begins today, Oct. 19

Lane reductions will increase traffic on the Bloomfield Avenue bridge when a rehabilitation project begins today, Oct. 19.
bonsal fence

Water Commission to remediate, put up fences at Bonsal

The North Jersey District Water Supply Commission (NJDWSC) will build two fences on its properties adjacent to the Alfonzo F. Bonsal Preserve.
water company

Water Commission responds to Bonsal tree clearing

Water commission maintains it does need a permit to maintain easement.