Water

Welcome to the South Orange Water page.

Here you will find information relating to all water supply, system operations & maintenance, and drinking water related issues in South Orange. 

New Water Supply & System Operator 
Infrastructure Upgrades
Water Quality Testing & Results

The East Orange Water Company presently operates the Village's water system and provides South Orange with 90% of its water from Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston and 10% from South Orange well #17 located in Grove Park. Any water questions regarding leaks, service, billing, etc. should be directed to the East Orange Board of Water Commissioners at 973-266-8869.

After January 1st, 2017 the Village's water system will be operated by American Water and will provide water from its sources in addition to the South Orange Well #17. Any water questions regarding leaks, service, billing, etc. should be directed to a phone number which will be provided by American Water.