Medford News

8/19/2019 - WATER SYSTEM HYDRANT FLUSHING - SPRING & SUMMER 2019

8/19/19 --- The Neighborhood Services Department will continue flushing fire hydrants during the week of August 19th.  Crews will be working in the area of Fairview Road and in the Tamarac development.  Flushing is conducted as required by mandates issued by the State of New Jersey.  Residents may experience a slight change in water pressure and cloudy or rusty water on occasion. Running the cold-water faucets for a few minutes should allow the water to clear up. 

Residents with questions should call the Department of Neighborhood Services at 609-654-6791, extension 322. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.
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7/22/19 UPDATE - The Neighborhood Services Department /Utilities Division will continue flushing fire hydrants during the week of July 22nd.  Crews will be working in the area of Taunton Trace and the area of Fairview Road and Jackson Road.  Flushing is conducted as required by mandates issued by the State of New Jersey.  Residents may experience a slight change in water pressure and cloudy or rusty water on occasion. Running the cold water faucets for a few minutes should allow the water to clear up.  Residents with questions should call the Department of Neighborhood Services at 609-654-6791, extension 322.  We apologize for any inconvenience. 
6/7/19 UPDATE--
Hydrant flushing is complete north of 70. Starting June 10th, we will be finishing the Village and surrounding areas.
The Township Utilities Division will begin routine flushing of the water distribution system on Monday. May 13th at 8:00 A.M., to ensure that you continue to receive high-quality water service. Flushing also allows us to monitor and maintain fire hydrants.
When crews are working in your area, you may notice reduced pressure or discolored water. If your water is discolored, let it run until it runs clear before using. This should only take a few minutes.
We thank you for your cooperation as we perform this important and necessary maintenance project.

  • Municipal Center Address: 17 North Main Street, Medford, NJ 08055
  • Phone: (609) 654-2608
  • Fax: (609) 953-4087
  • Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30pm