May 24th, 2023 NJIB
The Joint Meeting of Essex and Union Counties (JMEUC) recently closed on a loan with the NJ Water Bank to reduce impacts caused by natural disasters like Superstorm Sandy and to avoid loss of wastewater service. The project will promote resiliency and minimize potential service interruptions. The JMEUC proposes to protect public health and natural resources by minimizing the release of untreated sewage into the environment.
This project rehabilitates the existing Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) Stormwater Pumping Station. Specifically proposed is the removal of existing equipment, modifications to the building structure, and installation of three new storm water pumps and discharge piping. Two existing sluice gates will be replaced, and two new sluice gates will be installed. Stormwater piping influent to the pump station will be modified, and storm water inlet gratings will be replaced. A new seal water service to the pump station will be installed as well as new electrical power and site restoration.
Municipality Contributions to the Project:
East Orange City: $445,000
Elizabeth City: $4,205,000
Hillside Township: $630,000
Irvington Township: $1,500,000
Maplewood Township: $640,000
Millburn Township: $575,000
Newark City: $935,000
Roselle Park Borough: $335,000
South Orange Village: $465,000
Summit City: $810,000
Union Township: $1,620,000
West Orange Township: $1,065,000
For more information, contact the New Jersey Infrastructure Bank at (609) 219-8600.
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