Essex County News

Eagle Rock Reservation Path Getting Upgrade

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The path that begins by the Eagle Rock Reservation sign at Eagle Rock and Prospect Avenues is being upgraded by the county. Credits: Cynthia Cumming
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Equipment,  is stationed along the pathway. Credits: Cynthia Cumming
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Workmen upgrade the pathway, which is right next to the Eagle Rock roadway. Credits: Andrew Cumming
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Heading up Eagle Rock Avenue on the right side, the path can been seen. Credits: Cynthia Cumming
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WEST ORANGE, NJ -  If you've been driving up and down Eagle Rock Avenue between Prospect Avenue and the entrance to the Highlawn Pavillion, you might have noticed a lot of equipment, workmen and activity recently. Essex County is upgrading the path near the Eagle Rock Avenue, clearing debris, leveling the path and more.

The project is expected to be completed shortly, and it will provide the community with an upgraded pathway. There are no sidewalks along that stretch of Eagle Rock Avenue, and pedestrians are reminded to be mindful of the dangers of walking in the road.

 

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