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JOB OPENING - WATER UTILITY OPERATOR TRAINEE

Posted on July 1, 2021 at 12:16 PM

The Hackettstown Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking applicants for a Water Utility Operator Trainee position.  This person will perform tasks and job functions associated with the daily operation of the water utility. Work may include daily rounds, repair and replacement of water mains, services, meters and other jobs associated with the operation of the utility.  Candidate will be required to work some nights and weekends as well as emergency on call duty weeks. This position requires working outside in all weather conditions. Applicant must reside within a 20 minute response time to the Town of Hackettstown.  Work schedule for this position is Monday through Friday, with rotating weekly emergency on-call/duty, including weekends and holidays.  Read More...


JOB OPENING - DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Posted on May 28, 2021 at 1:52 PM

The Hackettstown Municipal Utilities Authority (HMUA) has an immediate opening for a full time Deputy Executive Director with a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree, five years experience in water and/or wastewater fields and strong computer skills.  BS in engineering discipline strongly preferred.  Water and sewer operation licenses also highly desirable. HMUA owns and operates public water supply and distribution facilities and sanitary sewer collection and treatment facilities serving five municipalities in Warren and Morris Counties.  Read More...


Get Help Paying For Water & Sewer Bills

Posted on May 24, 2021 at 3:49 PM

Assistance from the State of NJ may be available to help you pay your water and sewer bills. All Hackettstown MUA customers with outstanding balances are encouraged to apply for utility assistance programs now to lower their balances. You may be newly eligible for financial assistance programs to help you pay your bills. You can learn more and apply for utility help now using a new screening tool from the NJ Department of Community Affairs at nj.gov/dca/dcaid. Customers are required to pay for the entirety of the outstanding water and sewer bills whether or not they qualify for the program. Read More...


2021 HYDRANT FLUSHING SCHEDULE

Posted on April 12, 2021 at 10:37 AM

Fire Hydrant Flushing  Read More...


2020 HYDRANT FLUSHING NOTICE

Posted on April 27, 2020 at 11:38 AM

Fire Hydrant FlushingDuring the next several weeks, we will be flushing our water mains and fire hydrants.  This “housecleaning” is necessary to insure that the water delivered to you is clear and sparkling and that fire hydrants operate properly in the event of a fire. Read More...


PLEASE FLUSH WISELY!

Posted on April 14, 2020 at 3:37 PM

Please do not flush "flushable" wipes, paper towels and sanitizing (baby, Clorox/Lysol) wipes. If flushed, they will usually not clog the toilet, but these wipes often cause problems for sewer operations downstream. 

For more information:  2020 No Flush Flyer (PDF)


NOTICE - APRIL 14, 2020 REGULAR MEETING TO BE HELD BY TELECONFERENCE

Posted on April 10, 2020 at 12:23 PM

In accordance with Executive Order No. 107 signed by NJ Governor Murphy and to promote the necessary social distancing to avoid the spread of COVID-19, the Regular Meeting of the HMUA will be held by teleconference at 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, April 14, 2020.  Participants can join the meeting by dialing 1(267)930-4000.   The Access Code to join the call is 155798.


ADVISORY - COVID-19 CHANGE IN OPERATIONS

Posted on March 16, 2020 at 5:21 PM

Due to concerns regarding the potential spread of COVID-19, our lobby is closed until further notice. To minimize exposure risks, the HMUA is currently only accepting water & sewer payments via mail and through the slot in the front door.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our business office at 908-852-3622.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – MARCH 10, 2020

Posted on February 19, 2020 at 10:23 AM

NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:14B-23, the Hackettstown Municipal Utilities Authority will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the HMUA Administration Building, 424 Hurley Drive, Hackettstown, NJ, at 7:00 PM, to consider the adoption of additions to the fees listed in Section VII of its Rules and Regulations.  Proposed additional fees are outlined below. Read More...


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – NOVEMBER 12, 2019

Posted on October 11, 2019 at 2:00 PM

NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:14B-23, the Hackettstown Municipal Utilities Authority will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at the HMUA Administration Building, 424 Hurley Drive, Hackettstown, NJ, at 7:00 PM, to consider the adoption of changes to the water and sewer connection fees listed in Section VII of its Rules and Regulations.  Proposed changes are outlined below. Read More...


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