Rd, Scotch Plains - Closed
August 26, 2013
following announcement was sent by Sgt E. Hernandez of
the Scotch Plains P.D.
On or about August
26th, Cooper Rd will be closed between Martine
Ave and Terrill Rd between 8:30
am to 5:30 pm,
for a period of five to six weeks, while New Jersey American
Water (NJAW) replaces a main.
A temporary water system for homes and fire hydrants will be
put in place while the main is replaced.
Access to the affected portion of Cooper Rd will be restricted
to residents, emergency, and construction vehicles only. Residents
will be notified by NJAW if access to their homes by car will
be affected on any given day due to openings in the roadway.
Access by car to Ponderosa Park will be restricted while Cooper
Rd is closed.
School busses will be affected as the work will continue thru
September. The SPBOE will be advised to have all students along
the affected portion of Cooper Rd picked up by 8:30 am, before
Depending on what bus a student is on, busses will drop off on
Cooper Rd at the intersection of Martine Ave, Terrill Rd, or
Fennimore Dr. Students will then walk to their homes using the
sidewalk on the north side of the street.
The Scotch Plains Police Dept will be on site during the closure
to assist residents and students.
further inquiries, contact the Scotch Plains Polce at (908)