DeCamp suspends all bus service

DeCamp Bus Lines will be temporarily suspending all service effective Wednesday, March 25, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. 

In brief: Hydrant flushing could cause discolored water

The Montclair Water Bureau began fall fire hydrant flushing Monday, Oct. 7.
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Water Commission responds to Bonsal tree clearing

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

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...

Thwart Montclair porch pirates this season

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsPackage thefts are on the rise in Montclair this holiday season, according to police reports.In two days, six residents reported over $2,100 worth of merchandise stolen from in front of their...
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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)....
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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.

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.

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...

In brief: PSE&G asking customers to lower power usage

PES&G is asking Montclair customers to reduce power consumption to help avoid power outages in town.