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Notice of Surface Water Treatment Technique Violation Issued by New Brunswick Water Utility

The New Brunswick Water Utility sent out a Notice of Surface Water Treatment Technique Violation on April 17, 2015. Paper copies of this letter have been mailed to all New Brunswick residences. Please click the link below to read the notice. New Brunswick Water Quality Letter 4-17-15 (English) New Brunswick Water Quality Letter 4-17-15 (Spanish) […]

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UPDATED: Hydrant Flushing to Take Place Through May 1

Hydrant flushing has begun in the City of New Brunswick and will last through the end of April. Any discoloration in the water will be a temporary condition. Water discoloration is not dangerous, but residents are advised to please run faucets until discoloration disappears, especially before doing laundry, washing food or collecting water to drink. […]

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Statement Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility

New Brunswick Water Utility Director Alexei Walus has been removed from his position as Director effective immediately following an incident involving the use of derogatory and inappropriate language. Walus has been reassigned to the position of Water Treatment Plant Superintendent. His prior salary of $105,000 has been reduced to $95,000. In the interim, Mayor Jim […]

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Hydrant Flushing Now Through October 17th

Fire hydrant flushing began Monday, Sept. 29 and will continue through Friday, Oct. 17 in New Brunswick. Most fire hydrants will be flushed between the hours of 10 p.m. and 4 a.m., but some daytime flushing is also expected. Water discoloration may occur as a result of flushing, but this temporary discoloration is normal and […]

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City Administration Proposes 12-Month Agreement with American Water

The City Administration has completed its negotiations with American Water and will propose to the New Brunswick City Council a 12-month agreement for operational assistance at the New Brunswick Water Treatment and Distribution Plant. The proposed agreement will go before the Council at its September 17 meeting for discussion and a vote. Highlights in this […]

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Update Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility

Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility, The transition period during which American Water has taken on the operational support of the City’s Water Treatment facilities continues to go very well. We are currently finalizing language with American Water for a one-year agreement to follow the interim Memorandum of Understanding under which we are currently operating. […]

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An Update from Mayor Cahill Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility

Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility, The transition period during which American Water took on the operational support of the City’s Water Treatment facilities has been seamless and has gone remarkably well. The City’s Water Utility employees have performed admirably and have certainly risen to the occasion. Our employees have developed a professional and positive […]

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