Water main break in Nutley may be causing discoloration, low pressure

A water main break on Cross Street and Evergreen Avenue in Nutley may be causing discolored water and low water pressure to residents and businesses in the area.

Town officials say even though it is discolored, the water is safe.

Residents should run water for 10-15 minutes or until water clears to address any discoloration.

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