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400 Poplar Avenue
New Jersey
United States
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    Tax Sale Notice (10/6/2021)
    See attached Notice.

    Police Department Employment Opportunity (9/1/2021)
    See attached.

    NJAW Infrastructure project in Linwood (8/2/2021)
    New Jersey American Water Invests $1.3 Million
    in Linwood Infrastructure
    CAMDEN, N.J. – JULY 30, 2021 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 3,800 feet of aging water main in Linwood starting next week. The project also includes replacing four fire hydrants and 43 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging 8-inch cast iron water lines that were installed in the 1910’s with new 12- and 16-inch ductile iron main along the following streets:
    • Shore Road from East Monroe Avenue to East Patcong Avenue
    • Cheltenham Boulevard from Shore Road to Wood-Lynne Boulevard
    • Berkshire Avenue from Shore Road to Wood-Lynne Boulevard
    This $1.3 million investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is part of New Jersey American Water’s multimillion-dollar initiative to accelerate the renewal of water infrastructure that has reached the end of its useful life in more than 100 communities across the state.
    New Jersey American Water’s local, qualified contractor, Pioneer Pipe Contractors, Inc. will begin work on or about August 2 and expects to be completed within approximately 10 weeks, weather permitting. Work hours will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Work outside of these hours is not expected unless required to maintain project schedule. Final street restorations will be completed in the spring of 2022.
    For the public’s and workers’ safety, traffic restrictions and/or alternating traffic patterns are likely to occur during work hours. All emergency vehicles and local traffic will be allowed access during construction. New Jersey American Water values the safety of its workers and advises drivers and pedestrians to take caution in the vicinity of work sites.
    The company wants to ask customers to recognize the essential work being done by its employees and contractors and remind them to adhere to social distancing rules for everyone’s safety. If a customer sees a crew performing work in their area, and wishes to ask a question about it, they are encouraged to visit the website or the company’s Facebook or Twitter pages, or call Customer Service at (800) 272-1325.
    About New Jersey American Water
    New Jersey American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 2.8 million people. For more information, visit and follow New Jersey American Water on Twitter and Facebook.
    About American Water
    With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to 15 million people in 46 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to help keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

    Road Construction on Shore Road (7/30/2021)
    Shore Road, Linwood
    Beginning Monday, August 2 and continuing until further notice, a detour will be in effect at various locations along Shore Road in Linwood, between Monroe Avenue and Patcong Avenue, 7 AM – 5 PM, Monday through Friday, weather permitting, for utility work by the NJ American Water Company.
    Motorists may experience delays and should plan travel time accordingly or seek an alternate route. Police and traffic directors will be on site to assist motorists.