Division of Water and Sewer

201 Dey Road
973-694-5090

The Division is headed by the Supervisor of Water and Sewer Operations, with offices located within the Public Works Building at 201 Dey Road.

The Division of Water and Sewer operates and maintains the drinking water and sanitary sewer systems throughout the Township to provide the residents with clean drinking water and sanitary facilities.

The Township water facilities include water tanks, booster stations, hydrants and valves and over 260 miles of water mains. Water usage averages 6.5 million gallons per day, and is supplied by the North Jersey District Water Supply Commission.

The Division also maintains all residential water meters within the Township.

The Township sewer facilities include sewer pump stations, manholes and over 240 miles of sanitary sewer mains.

For emergency water shut offs or to report a sewer back-up or slow drain, please call 973-694-5090. Outside of the normal working hours of 7AM to 3:30PM M-F, you will be asked if you want to be directed to the Police Desk for an emergency response.

To schedule a water shut off for repair, please contact the Water Division a minimum of two (2) business days before the repair is scheduled. There is a $40 fee for scheduled shutoffs. Non-Emergency water shut offs, outside of normal working hours, are provided at overtime rates.

Water and sewer billing is done by the Division of Revenue Collection at 475 Valley Road. For all billing inquiries or if you are moving and need to request a final meter reading please call 973-694-1800 X 3029.

Water and Sewer Usage Rates
Water and Sewer Fees - new connections, meters, remotes, backflow testing and shut off requests.
New Water or Sewer Service Line Procedures
New Water Meter Procedures
Water and Sewer Details
Annual Water Quality Confidence Report
Lead in Drinking Water
Frozen Water Pipes and Meters
Hydrant Flushing Program
Sump Pump Connections Prohibited

Other Useful Links:
NJDEP
EPA
New Jersey Drought Information