Significant Water Main Break Disrupts Jersey City

Water Main Break in Jersey City
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Jersey City- A significant water main break has occurred at the intersection of Montgomery and Grove streets in Jersey City. Residents and commuters should be aware of the following disruptions and advisories:

Key Details:

  • Location of Incident: Montgomery and Grove streets, Jersey City.
  • Impact: Water service to the surrounding area has been interrupted. Authorities are assessing the extent of the damage and the estimated time for restoration.
  • City Hall Closure: Jersey City’s City Hall has been temporarily closed as a precautionary measure. All other municipal buildings in the city remain operational.
  • Traffic Advisory: Drivers are advised to avoid the affected area to prevent congestion and ensure the safety of repair crews. Alternative routes are recommended.

Advice for Residents:

  1. Conserve Water: Those in the affected area are advised to conserve water until service is fully restored.
  2. Stay Informed: Residents are encouraged to monitor local news outlets for real-time updates and further information.
  3. Safety First: Please avoid the area of the break to ensure your safety and to allow repair crews to work efficiently.

Efforts are underway to address the situation promptly and ensure the swift restoration of services.

Update at 9:45:

We’d like to provide our readers with a crucial update regarding the water main break at the intersection of Grove and Montgomery streets, Here is the scoop from the latest post from Veolia Water NJ Twitter.

Crews are currently on-site addressing the situation. The broken main has been successfully isolated, and we’re pleased to report that water service is gradually being restored to some of the affected customers. Repairs are in progress, and the teams are working diligently to ensure full restoration as soon as possible.

For the safety of all, the area remains closed to traffic. We advise residents and commuters to seek alternative routes and exercise caution when approaching the vicinity.

We’ll continue to monitor the situation and provide further updates as they become available. Thank you for relying on Hudson TV for timely and accurate news coverage.