A massive water main break in Guttenberg is slowing down traffic in North Hudson, with Guttenberg and West New York being the areas facing the greatest impact according to Suez Water.
“We are investigating reports of a broken water main in the area of 70 and Boulevard East that is causing service disruptions or low water pressure in parts of of [sic] West New York and Guttenberg. We appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience,” Suez Water tweeted just before 7 a.m.
As a result, Guttenberg Town Hall, along with their municipal court, will be closed today and their street sweepers have been suspended.
“Massive water main break on 70th and Boulevard East. SUEZ is on site to address the situation. Town Hall, including Municipal Court, will be closed today, Thursday, May 9th. Street sweeper also suspended. More information to follow,” the town wrote on their Facebook page.
Commuters should avoid travel on Boulevard East this morning if possible, since the water main break has significantly slowed traffic down to a crawl.