Water Department

The town of Kearny Water Department operates and maintains the Kearny water distribution system infrastructure. Please Call the water Department at (201) 955-7406 with water system concerns.

Water Meter Reading, Billing, Collection and Customer Service

The Town of Kearny has contracted with United Water Company to handle the meter reading, billing, collection and customer service concerns for the town of Kearny. Please call United Water at 1(800) 242-5695 with any reading and billing related issues.

Water Rate Increase

A Water rate increase is effective as of April 1, 2013 and will reflect the following:

  • Consumption units are in 100 cubic feet, 100 cubic feet = 748 gallons
  • For a ⅝ inch or a ¾ inch size water meter, there will be a minimum charge of $20.00
  • A water rate of $2.25 per 100 cubic feet shall apply for water use up to 180 units
  • A water rate of $2.80 per 100 cubic feet shall apply for water use from 180 to 750 units
  • A water rate of $3.25 per 100 cubic feet shall apply for water consumed in excess of 750 units

Emergency Procedures

To report a water emergency:

  • water main break
  • water leaks
  • broken hydrants
  • disruption of service
  • or any other event that requires attention

Please call the following:

During Normal Working Hours:

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Call the Kearny Water Department at (201) 991-2671 or (201) 955-7406

During Off Hours including week-end and Holidays call the Kearny Police Department at (201) 998-1313

Richard R. Ferraioli

Phone: 
201-955-7406
Fax: 
201-991-0723
E-Mail: 
rferraioli@kearnynj.org
Support Info & Address: 

Superintendent

Town of Kearny
570 Elm Street
Kearny, NJ 07032