Milling of Park Street between Chestnut Street and Bloomfield Avenue will take place on or about Thursday, August 27 and Friday, August 28; paving will take place on or about Monday, August 31 and Tuesday, September 1, weather permitting.
Milling and resurfacing operations will begin at approximately 7:30 a.m. Streets will be closed at various times throughout these days, as detailed below.
Any resident or business owner wishing to use their vehicle(s) on these days must remove the vehicle(s) from driveways and park elsewhere by 7:00 a.m.
MILLING -- The roadway will be open to traffic once milling operations and all clean up has been completed. Expect delays due to the contractor’s activity if are driving through the work area. Once milling has been completed, please use caution while driving or walking in these areas, as the manholes will be raised.
PAVING -- The roadway will remain closed to traffic for a short time after paving, while the asphalt cools. No vehicles will be permitted on the roadway until the contractor has removed the barricades.
Police officers will be directing traffic during the milling and paving operations.
The inspector for the paving is Ebbie Faraji. If there is a problem and the inspector is not on site, we ask that you do not approach the contractor but immediately call the Department of Community Services at 973-509-5711. The inspector will contact you by phone and/or return to the job site within a short time.