Upcoming PSE&G work in Summit

green gas pipes stacked on top of each otherUpcoming work in the Central Retail Business District

The next phase of the PSE&G project to replace aging gas pipes in locations throughout Summit is scheduled to begin on or about March 13 and continue through the end of June 2023. Upgrades to gas service in Summit are essential for the utility to continue to support a safe, clean, and reliable gas system in the future.

In this phase of the project, work will significantly impact the Central Retail Business District and include daytime work from 8AM to 5PM and overnight work from 8PM to 5AM on sections of Springfield Avenue, Maple Street, Beechwood Road, and Woodland Avenue, Deforest Avenue and Kent Place Boulevard in downtown Summit.

Schedule for work in the Central Retail Business District

This is an estimated schedule that is subject to change. Contractor availability, supply chain issues and weather may cause delays. Last updated on Monday, March 13, 2023.

Monday, March 13 to Friday, March 24 from 8AM to 5PM: Springfield Avenue between Essex Road and Waldron Avenue

Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31 from 8PM to 5AM: remainder of Springfield Avenue 


Monday, April 3 to Friday, April 7 from 8AM to 5PM: Deforest Avenue and Kent Place Boulevard  


Monday April 10 to Friday, April 21 from 8AM to 5PM: Beechwood Road, north of Springfield Avenue  


Monday, May 8 to Friday, May 19 from 8PM to 5AM: Maple Street 


Monday, May 22 to Friday, June 2 from 8AM to 5PM: Woodland Avenue between Springfield Avenue and Deforest Avenue   


Monday, June 5 to Friday, June 16 from 8AM to 5PM: remaining areas   


Monday, June 19 to Friday, June 23 from 8PM to 5AM: paving operations  


Police officers will be on site to direct vehicle and pedestrian traffic. During construction and paving work, parking on affected streets will be suspended. Property owners and businesses will be notified by PSE&G prior to the start of project work and have access to driveways except during paving operations.

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PSE&G work in other areas throughout Summit

3/24/23 update: Over the next week, PSE&G crews will be replacing mains and services on the following streets in Summit, weather permitting:

Springfield Avenue between Edgewood Road and Waldron Avenue
Woodland Avenue between Beverly Road and Karen Way
Morris Avenue between Edgar Street and Kent Place Boulevard
Highland Drive between Rotary Drive and Rotary Drive
Rotary Drive between Tanglewood Drive and Highland Drive
Canoe Brook Parkway between Iris Road and Rose Lane

Road closures and detours will be in effect, and Summit police will be onsite to direct traffic. Work will take place Monday through Friday between the hours of 7AM and 5PM, weather permitting.

More information

More information is available on the PSE&G site at pseg.com/gaswork or by contacting PSE&G at 1-833-661-6300 or at gasworks@pseg.com.

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