New Jersey American Water Invests 10 Million Dollars in Middletown Infrastructure

CAMDEN, N.J. – OCT. 7, 2022 – New Jersey American Water will replace over four miles of aging water main in the Leonardo section of Middletown starting next week. The company will upgrade the aging cast-iron water lines that were installed as far back as the 1930s with new 6- and 8-inch ductile iron main along all or portions of the following streets: Appleton Avenue, Atlantic Avenue, Bay Avenue, Bellevue Avenue, Brevent Avenue, Broadway Avenue, Burlington Avenue, Center Avenue, Concord Avenue, Florence Avenue, Franklin Avenue, Hamilton Avenue, Monmouth Avenue, Raritan Avenue, Ridgewood Avenue, Thompson Avenue, Vanderbilt Avenue, Viola Avenue, and Washington Avenue.

New Jersey American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and wastewater services to approximately 2.8 million people. For more information, visit and follow New Jersey American Water on Twitter and Facebook.

About American Water

With a history dating back to 1886, American Water (NYSE:AWK) is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 6,400 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and regulated-like drinking water and wastewater services to more than 14 million people in 24 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to help keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit and American Water on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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