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Category: Water and Sewer

Category: Water and Sewer

New Water or Sewer Service Line Procedures

Applications for new water or sewer service line connections can be made at the Engineering Division at 475 Valley Road and include the water tap and water meter fees or sewer tapping fees and sewer connection fees, or Apply Online. Water Services:The Township will connect the water service line to the main with a wet tap and will install the

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Procedures for New Water Meter Installations

New meters for service lines up to 2” in diameter are installed by the Division of Water. Meters over two inches are installed, operated, and maintained in proper operating condition by the building owner at their expense. Meters and remotes must be compatible with the current meter reading system. The Water Division will install the remote reading unit on large

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Sump Pumps Connections Prohibited

The Sanitary Sewer System is designed for sanitary wastewater only. The Code of the Township of Wayne and New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection prohibit the connection of sump pumps, storm water drains, roof drains, foundation drains, surface runoff, or ground water drains to the sanitary sewer system. When storm related flows and sump pumps are allowed to discharge into

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Information on Lead in Drinking Water

How does Lead get into drinking water? Lead can enter drinking water when service pipes that contain lead corrode, especially where the water has high acidity or low mineral content that corrodes pipes and fixtures. The most common problem is with brass or chrome-plated brass faucets and fixtures with lead solder, from which significant amounts of lead can enter into

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Water Pollution Control – Sewer Treatment Plant

(973) 694-6253 The Division is headed by the Superintendent of Water Pollution Control, with offices located within the treatment plant facility at 205 Dey Road. This Division operates and maintains the 13.5 million gallon per day Mountain View Wastewater Treatment Facility on Dey Road. This facility treats all sanitary wastes and includes primary settling tanks, equalization basins, aeration tanks, final

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Division of Water and Sewer

201 Dey Road973-694-5090 The Division is headed by the Supervisor of Water and Sewer Operations, with offices located within the Public Works Building at 201 Dey Road. The Division of Water and Sewer operates and maintains the drinking water and sanitary sewer systems throughout the Township to provide the residents with clean drinking water and sanitary facilities. The Township water

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