New Jersey American Water is asking customers in Princeton Borough, Princeton Township and 16 other towns to conserve water for 24 hours starting tonight while the company fixes a large water main.
Beginning at 7 p.m., New Jersey American Water will begin emergency repairs on a 60-inch water transmission main in Manville that distributes water to 18 municipalities in four counties. The company said while the amount of water distributed will be reduced, customer’s service shouldn’t be affected.
The company anticipates that repairs will last for 24 hours and asks that customers conserve and curtail outdoor water use until 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Residents and businesses in the following towns are affected:
West Windsor Township