Boil water advisory lifted for parts of Clifton

The Passaic Valley Water Commission has announced that the boil water advisory was lifted for some of its customers east of Broad Street in Clifton,

CLIFTON - The Passaic Valley Water Commission has announced that the boil water advisory was lifted for some of its customers east of Broad Street in Clifton, as well as for Passaic Park, Nutley and North Arlington.

According to the Passaic Valley Water Commission, the lifted boil water advisory applies only to the area of Clifton and Passaic Park bordered by the following roads: Route 3 to Broad St., South of Broad St. to Paulison Ave., South of Paulison Ave. to Passaic Ave., North of Passaic Ave. to Van Houten Ave., South of Van Houten to the Passaic River, and the Passaic River to Route 3.

The remaining area of Clifton originally cited in the advisory is still under a boil water advisory.

A 51-inch water transmission pipe ruptured Tuesday afternoon, gushing millions of gallons of water into a parking lot on Broad Street which set off eight secondary water main breaks throughout the city yesterday.

The broken water lines left thousands of customers in Clifton and surrounding areas without water or with low water pressure.

Affected customers can expect pressure to be restored by the end of the day, according to Passaic Valley Water Commission officials.

Click Here for the latest alerts from the Passaic Valley Water Commission.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: News conference on arrest in murder of 1 VIDEO: News conference on arrest in murder of Sarah Butler
News 12 New Jersey - Weather On The 2 New Jersey Weather Forecast
More than 1,000 runners dressed as Santa Claus 3 Santas run through Asbury Park for charity
Police: Teen student arrested for terror threats against 4 Police: Teen makes threats against Linden H.S. students
Andrew Ehinger shows off some gadgets that are 5 The Download - Hot for the Holidays: Part 2

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE