Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority
19 Saddle Road · Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
Phone 973-326-6880 · Fax
JERSEY DROUGHT WATCH IN EFFECT
September 23, 2015, NJDEP issued a “Drought Watch” for Northeast, Central, and
Coastal North Drought Regions including SMCMUA’s service area in Morris County.
At this time, SMCMUA has not issued any mandatory water
conversation advisories and will continue to monitor the situation and notify
the public in the event that water use restrictions will be required.
NJDEP’s “Drought Watch” announcement calls for
voluntary efforts by the public to curtail unnecessary water use, especially
outdoors for activities such as lawn and landscape watering and other
water-dependent activities around the home.
Additional information regarding the drought conditions and water conservation
recommendations can be found on NJDEP’s website:
IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO SMCMUA CUSTOMERS
Protect yourself from fraud! Be
aware of unsolicited attempts by persons posing as SMCMUA employees to obtain
personal information or gain entry into your home or business, including
solicitations by email or phone. If
a customer is unsure of whether a call
or attempt to gain entry into their home or business
is legitimate or not, contact SMCMUA’s
Customer Service Department
phone or email to verify by calling or emailing
at: 973-326-6880 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SMCMUA employees carry a photo ID and field employees wear SMCMUA uniforms and
drive SMCMUA marked vehicles. Contact your local police department to report
these unsolicited attempts.
19 Saddle Road
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
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Operations Phone: 973-326-6860
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The Southeast Morris County
Municipal Utilities Authority (SMCMUA or Authority) provides high quality drinking
water to customers in Morristown, Morris Township, Morris Plains and
Hanover Township with some service in Mendham Township and Harding
Township, and to certain customers and municipalities outside its
District in Morris County, New Jersey.
On a typical day, about 100,000
people rely on SMCMUA's commitment to high quality for their drinking
water needs. With over 15,000 residential and 2,500
commercial/industrial accounts, SMCMUA is Morris County's largest water
Take a moment to look at the latest water quality
data in our Water Quality Report
section. Want some tips on water
conservation? Check out the
page. Trouble understanding your bill? Our
Customer Service page in the Services
section will try to help you. There is a wealth of information
available about the water system and its history in the
SMCMUA is a municipal
utilities authority created by law and governed by N.J.S.A. 40:14B-1
et seq. You can check out public meeting dates and review Board
meeting agendas on the Board
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The Southeast Morris
County Utilities Authority’s primary mission is to maintain, operate and improve
the potable water supply and distribution system for the protection of public
health and safety. In order to achieve this mission, the Authority has
established the following goals:
Provide responsive and
timely customer service.
Strive to achieve
excellence in meeting or exceeding (surpassing) all of the regulatory
requirements in accordance with the Safe Drinking and Clean Water Acts.
Maintain a progressive
water quality monitoring program beyond regulatory requirements.
preventative maintenance and asset management programs for reliable system
Cost control measures:
Work to streamline
operating expenditures such as energy and chemical purchases.
Maintain a five (5)
year and beyond capital improvement program so that these investments
are the most cost effective over the full life-cycle of our virtual
(cyber) and physical systems and equipment, and that these investments
are strategic in order to minimize costs and to maintain a system that
is resilient in response to undefined events such as severe weather or
breaches in security.
Invest in the professional
development of our human assets (staff) in particular for necessary
succession planning and for credentialing so that staff remain qualified to
conduct Authority business in line with industry best practices and
and Regulations (Tariff) ▪
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