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City of Summit Road Projects Summary- 2020

  • COMPLETE - New Providence Avenue
  • Butler Parkway - See below
  • Pine Grove Avenue (Blackburn to Ashland) - See below
  • Huntley Road Area (Caldwell Avenue, Clark Street, Huntley Road, Eaton Court & Willow Road) - See below
  • Safe Streets to Transit (4 intersections) - See below
  • For additional project years please see the Project Planning page.  

City of Summit Road Projects Summary - 2019

  • COMPLETE - Laurel Avenue (entire length) & Larned Road (Mountain Avenue to Myrtle Avenue) 
  • COMPLETE - Linden Place (entire length) & Oakland Place (entire length) 
  • COMPLETE - Springfield Avenue, City Hall Portion (Morris Avenue to RR Bridge) 
  • COMPLETE - Pine Grove Avenue (Springfield Avenue to Blackburn Road) 
  • COMPLETE - Wallace Road (entire length)
  • COMPLETE - Park Place 
  • COMPLETE - Henry Place (entire length)

Union County Road Projects Summary - 2020
  • Constantine Place - COMPLETED
  • Springfield Avenue - COMPLETED
  • Mountain Avenue - COMPLETED
  • For the latest information on the County Paving Projects please check the Union County website

Utility projects Summary - 2020
  • Water - All water service is owned and operated by New Jersey American Water.  Click Here for the latest updates. 
  • Gas - All gas service is owned and operated by PSE&G Click Here for the latest updates

Pine Grove Avenue Section 2 Improvement Project

  • Limits: Blackburn Road to Ashland Road
  • Scope: Install concrete sidewalk on the east side, upgrade drainage structures, mill and pave. 
  • Start: Spring 2020
  • End: Fall 2020
  • Update: Project was Bid January into February and awarded to Midwest Construction. A Pre-Construction meeting is currently anticipated for May 2020.  PSEG is currently performing maintenance work on the gas main and services prior to the project.  Please contact City of Summit Engineering office to discuss the project at 908-273-6404.  
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Butler Parkway Improvement Project

  • Limits: Entire Length
  • Scope: Install sidewalk, install curbing, upgrade drainage, mill & pave
  • Start: NA
  • End: NA
  • Update: Construction plans are currently being prepared and will be shared once completed.  A public meeting, open house style, will be scheduled with all impacted residents of Butler Parkway in 2020.    

Safe Streets to Transit Project

  • Limits: 4 Intersections approaching Summit Train Station 
    • Summit/Franklin
    • Maple/Union
    • Maple/Railroad
    • Broad/Summit
  • Scope: Installation of lighting, signage, RRFB systems & sidewalk
  • Start: Spring 2020
  • End: Fall 2020
  • Night Work: All work will be completed between 9pm and 5am. 
  • Update: Project was awarded at the April 28th Council Meeting to the lowest responsible bidder.  A pre-construction meeting will be scheduled soon.  Work is anticipated for summer 2020. 
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Huntley Road Area Improvement Project

  • Limits: Caldwell Avenue, Clark Street, Eaton Court, Huntley Road & Willow Road, 
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where needed (mainly along driveways), repair of existing curbing where needed, upgrade drainage inlets, install drainage pipe along Huntley Road and connect leader drains, replace sidewalk ramps as needed along Broad Street, mill and pave the streets noted above.
  • Start: Summer 2020
  • End: Fall 2020
  • Update: Project was out to bid in April and will be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder in June, S & L Contractors of Kenilworth New Jersey.  The project schedule is as follows: June 29th - Clean and Inspect Sewers to begin; June 29th upgrade of storm inlets to begin; July 6th Huntley Road Drainage to begin.  Curb work will follow the completion of the drainage work.  Milling and Paving to be completed during the Summer.  
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Henry Street Paving

  • Limits: Entire Length
  • Scope: Repair several missing curb blocks and sidewalk trip hazards followed by Milling/Paving
  • Start: October 2019
  • End: Spring 2020
  • Update: Curb and Sidewalk completed in October 2019 - Milling & Paving Completed June 12, 2020. 

Wallace Road Improvement Project

  • Limits: entire length
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where needed, upgrade drainage inlet, install drainage pipe, replace sidewalk as needed, mill and pave.
  • Start: August/September 2019
  • End: Spring 2020
  • Update: All curb, sidewalk and drainage work is complete.  Paving work was completed on April 25, 2020.  Minor Punch items remain but all major work is complete.  Any remaining issues should be forwarded to the Engineering Division at 908-273-6404.    
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

New Providence Avenue Improvement Project

  • Limits: Kent Place Blvd to Transfer Station
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where none currently exist, upgrade existing drainage inlets, add storm sewer pipe and inlets, mill and pave the lengths described above
  • Start: January 2020
  • End: April 2020
  • Update: Work on the storm sewer installation to begin in January 2020, followed by curbing.  Mill/Paving work completed in April of 2020.  All major work is now complete.  Any questions related to the project, please call the Engineering Office at 908-273-6404  
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Recently Completed Projects


These projects are completed. Should you have any concerns please contact the Engineering Division at 908-273-6404.

  • Linden Place & Oakland Place Improvement Project
  • Pine Grove Avenue Section 1 Improvement Project (Springfield to Blackburn)
  • Laurel Avenue & Larned Road Improvement Project
  • Village Green Phase II Improvement Project
  • Tanglewood, Dorchester & Winchester Road Improvement Project
  • Plymouth Road
  • Alley Way Improvement Project
  • Lenox Road & Whittredge Road Improvement Project
  • Hobart Avenue Improvement Project
  • Blackburn Road Improvement Project (Blackburn Place to Valley View Avenue)
  • Summit Maple Elm Improvement Project
  • Brook Court Paving (by PSEG) - Entire Length
  • Springfield Avenue Improvement Project (City Hall Portion)
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