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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.
boil water

Warning: Water company issues ‘cloudy’ water alert

Montclair's water provider, North Jersey District Water Supply Commission, recently failed to filter its water supply correctly, according to release issued by the commission on May 22."We routinely monitor your water for turbidity (cloudiness)....

South End residents concerned with cell tower proposal

Residents meet to discuss proposed AT&T telecommunications facility at 310 and 320 Orange Road.
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.
water sewer

Sewer rates rise, water fees remain flat

Sewer rates went up by about 16.5 percent this year for the average Montclair household, water rates did not.
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Gray Street residents protest small cells on their block

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalAs 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...

In brief: Bay Street night, weekend rates drop

The night and weekend hourly parking rate will go from $2 to $1 at the Bay Street parking deck.
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Crews contain sewage spill at Bonsal Preserve

 By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsA 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...

$100K clock allegedly stolen from Lackawanna Station

The theft of a clock reportedly valued at $100,000 from the former Pig & Prince restaurant located in the historic Lackawanna Plaza is being investigated by police.

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

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalMontclair’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...