Emergency Water Main Repair Today at Sandford and Throop, Neighborhood Residents May Experience Water Service Disruption
Due to an emergency water main repair near the intersection of Sandford Street and Throop Avenue, residents on the following streets may experience temporary water service disruption between the hours of 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. today:
-Sandford Street between Commercial Avenue and Remsen Avenue
-Throop Avenue between Comstock Street and Sandford Street
-Delavan Court between Sandford Street and Delavan Street
The repair window is expected to run from 11 am. to 1 p.m., however service disruption should last no more than one hour.
Temporary water discoloration may be present after water service is restored, due to some anticipated hydrant flushing, but water remains safe for use. The New Brunswick Water Utility advises against doing laundry or running hot water while discoloration is present.