Construction Notice: Milling and Paving to Begin Thursday


The following roadways will be milled and paved beginning on or about Thursday, August 3, 2017, weather permitting. Projects are expected to take approximately three to ten days to complete. During this construction period the streets will be closed at various times throughout the duration of the projects.

College Avenue
Brainard Street
Laurel Place (West of Upper Mountain Ave.)  

Milling and paving operations will begin at approximately 7:00 a.m. Portions of the streets will be closed during these construction periods however limited access will be provided to residents.

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All vehicles must be off the street by 7:00 a.m.and will remain off until 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise directed by on-site Township personnel.

Overnight on-street parking will be allowed on the adjacent cross streets during this road construction period. Make all necessary arrangements to park your vehicle accordingly.

MILLING -- The roadway will be open to traffic once milling operations and all cleanup has been completed. Expect delays due to the contractor’s activity if driving through the work area. Once milling has been completed, please use caution while driving or walking in these areas as the manholes will be raised. Paving will be completed within 5 to 7 days.

PAVING -- The roadway will remain closed to traffic for 4–6 hours after paving while the asphalt cools. No vehicles will be permitted on the roadway until the barricades are removed.

Police officers will be directing traffic during the milling and paving operations.

If there is a problem and the Township inspector is not on-site we ask that you do not approach the contractor but immediately call the Department of Community Services at 973-509-5711. The inspector will contact you by phone within a short time.

Every effort will be made to minimize inconvenience however this project will cause a disruption of normal routines and schedules.

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