Greenwood Avenue North Water Main Replacement project begins


MADISON — The Borough’s Contractor for the Greenwood Avenue North Water Main Replacement project, Jo-Med Contracting, will begin work on Monday, March 11. This work will take place between John Marshall Lane and Ridgedale Avenue.

Notices to the affected residents are being delivered by the contractor.

This work is scheduled to last approximately 4-6 weeks, weather permitting. Working hours, which are subject to change, will occur between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

A hard closure of Greenwood Avenue will take place at the Greenwood Avenue and Rosedale/Fairview Avenue, on the south side of the Route 24 Bridge. Soft closures, which will permit local traffic only, will take place throughout the work area between John Marshall Lane and Ridgedale Avenue.

Local traffic is advised that when leaving, they must proceed NORTH towards Ridgedale Avenue. Madison Police Department will be stationed throughout the work zone to assist local traffic.

Emergency “NO PARKING” will be enforced by the Police Department during construction if vehicles impede construction progress. Specific scheduling or technical problems may be directed to the office of the Borough Engineer at (973) 593-3060. The Police Departmentcan be contacted for traffic information and assistance (let them know your plate number and vehicle location if parking on adjoining street) (973) 593-3000.

Residents in Garbage/Recycling district 1A are advised to please place their collection out to the curb on Sunday evening throughout the duration of the project, as our hauler will be collecting earlier than normal, as to not impede with construction.

Paving of the disturbed roadway, curb-to-curb, will take place in late Spring/Summer.

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