SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ – The New Jersey American Water Company has started construction on a 3,060-foot pipeline located on Pleasant Avenue.

The construction will take place between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. between North Martine Avenue and Westfield Road. The project is expected to be completed by July 31.

“Sections of Pleasant Avenue will be closed to through traffic during work hours,” Fanwood Police Chief Richard Trigo advised motorists.

Depending on the weather’s cooperation, the temporary road work should be restored by the end of September.