Construction Updates

City of Summit Road Projects Summary- 2022

  • Anticipated Road Projects for 2022 - Subject to scheduling, weather and administrative approval:
    • Park Avenue (along with John Street, North Street & South Street)
    • Tulip Street (between Ashland Road and Mountain Avenue)
    • Michigan Avenue & Faitoute Court
    • Beacon Road
    • Meadowbrook Court
    • Crest Acre Court
    • Woodcroft Road
    • Carleen Court

Union County Road Projects Summary - 2022

  • For the latest information on the County Paving Projects please check the Union County website
  • River Road & Chatham Road - New Traffic Signal to be install by Union County - Work is underway.  Expect disruptions to traffic

Micro-Paving Projects Summary - 2022

  • The micro paving project originally scheduled for Tuesday, July 19, and Wednesday, July 20, has been postponed and will now begin on Wednesday, July 20, and continue on Thursday, July 21. Work will be completed between the hours of 7AM and 7PM. During paving operations, residents on the affected streets will temporarily lose access to driveways and should park vehicles on side streets overnight and during the day, as needed. Police will be notified of overnight and extended parking on side streets and will not be ticketing.
  • The project schedule and affected streets are as follows:
    • Wednesday, July 20: Oaklawn Road, Midland Terrace, Colony Drive, Dorset Lane, Blair Place, Cromwell Parkway, Nassau Drive
    • Thursday, July 21: Aubrey Street, Grove Street, Washington Avenue (cul-de-sac), Washington Avenue (dead end), Parkview Terrace
  • Residents on affected streets will be notified of work by the contractor. Please contact the Division of Public Works at 908-273-6404 with any questions.


  • Anticipated Micro-Paving Projects for 2022 - Subject to scheduling, weather and administrative approval:
    • Midland Terrace
    • Parkview Terrace
    • Oaklawn Road
    • Colony Drive
    • Washington Avenue
    • Grove Street
    • Bedford Road
    • Aubrey Street

Door hangers will be placed on all impacted properties by the City's DPW team.  A second notification will be provided to each property by the contractor the day prior to the work being done on each street.  The schedule will be weather dependent!

Tulip Street Improvement Project


CLICK HERE for the TULIP STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECT PLANS  02/22/2022


  • Limits: Ashland Road to Mountain Avenue
  • Scope: Mill & Pave length of the road between Ashland Road and Mountain Avenue, upgrade drainage structures, inspect and repair sewers, repair curb and sidewalk, and implement traffic calming measures
  • Start: 2022
  • End: 2022
  • Update:  The Engineering Division would like to invite all impacted property owners on Tulip Street to a public webinar meeting using zoom.us software to discuss the posted proposal. The webinar will be held on Thursday, March 3, 2022 at 7:00 PM and can be accessed via this link: https://zoom.us/j/96062941081?pwd=WGtoYVhrWVZNaGs2c01RWk9rYnM4Zz09
  • Zoom Meeting ID: 960 6294 1081
  • Zoom Passcode: 432689

Park Avenue Improvement Project


CLICK HERE for the PARK AVENUE IMPROVEMENT PROJECT PLANS  02/08/2022


  • Limits: Broad Street to Springfield Avenue
  • Scope: Mill & Pave entire length of the road, Streetscape the intersections of Ashwood Avenue and Orchard Street, and mill and pave North Street, John Street and South Street between the limits of Park Avenue and Broad Street
  • Start: 2022
  • End: 2022
  • Update:  This project is due to be advertised for public bidding on March 10, 2022.

Cul-De-Sac Improvements Project

(Carleen Court, Meadowbrook Court, Crest Acre Court & Woodcroft Road)

CLICK HERE for the CUL-DE-SAC IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT PLANS  02/28/2022


  • Limits: The entire length of Carleen Court, Meadowbrook Court, Crest Acre Court & Woodcroft Road
  • Scope: Mill & Pave entire length of each of the above noted roads, upgrade drainage structures, inspect and repair sewers, and repair curb and sidewalk
  • Start: 2022
  • End: 2022
  • Update:  This project is due to be advertised for public bidding on March 24, 2022.

Michigan Avenue Improvement Project


CLICK HERE for the MICHIGAN AVENUE IMPROVEMENT PROJECT PLANS  06/20/2022


  • Limits: The entire length of Michigan Avenue & Faitoute Court
  • Scope: Add mountable granite block curbing along both sides of Michigan Avenue. Mill & Pave entire length of Michigan Avenue and Faitoute Court, upgrade drainage structures, and inspect and repair sewers
  • Start: 2022
  • End: 2022
  • Update:  This project is due to be advertised for public bidding on August 4, 2022

Beacon Road Improvement Project


CLICK HERE for the BEACON ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT PLANS  05/20/2022


  • Limits: The entire length of Beacon Road
  • Scope: Mill & Pave entire length of roadway, upgrade drainage structures, inspect and repair sewers, and add granite block curbing on both sides of roadway
  • Start: 2022
  • End: 2022
  • Update:  This project is due to be advertised for public bidding on June 23, 2022

Mount Vernon Avenue & Kent Place Boulevard Improvement Project

CLICK HERE for the MOUNT VERNON AVENUE & KENT PLACE BOULEVARD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT PLANS  02/28/2022


  • Limits: Along the northerly side of Kent Place Boulevard & Mount Vernon Avenue between Passaic Avenue and the Mount Vernon Avenue bridge.
  • Scope: Install a new sidewalk along the northerly side of Kent Place Boulevard and Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Start: N/A
  • End: N/A

Summit Muni Golf Course Dam & Culvert Replacement Project

  • Limits: Replacement of existing Dam and Concrete Culvert/Bridge at the Muni
  • Scope: Full Replacements
  • Start: 2022
  • End: 2022
  • Update: The City has been working with Mott MacDonald on preparing plans, specifications and permits for the replacement of the Dam and Box Culvert at the Muni.  The bid documents are being finalized and work is anticipated for this winter.  The proposed improvements can be viewed by Clicking Here.  

Hobart Avenue Sidewalk Project

  • Limits: Ridge Road to Arboretum
  • Scope: Install Sidewalk on the west side of Hobart Avenue from Ridge Road to Hobart Road and the east side of Hobart Avenue from Hobart Road to the Arboretum   
  • Start: N/A
  • End: N/A
  • Update: This proposal was considered and approved by Common Council as the City has received numerous requests for Pedestrian and ADA access to the Arboretum.  The proposed construction plan can be viewed here. Project is currently on hold.

Utility Projects & Permits Summary - 2022

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Water UItility

  • All water service is owned and operated by New Jersey American Water. Specific questions should be directed to them at 1-800-272-1325. The following is a partial list of capital projects the Division is aware of:
    • Pine Grove Avenue (Between Prospect and Springfield) - Main replacement in advance of bridge replacement project. Estimated completion date: February 24, 2022.
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Gas Utility

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