Current Events

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, May 21, 2018


Emergency Notification Form

Discolored Water - May 1, 2018

May 1, 2018 7:30 pm - The Water Authority has been notified that some residents of Elmont are experiencing discolored water.

At this time we are investigating the possible cause of this issue.

If you experience any discoloration, try to refrain from using the water for a period of time, then let your cold water faucet run for at least 15 minutes until the water runs clear. Customers should refrain from using hot water until their cold water clears and avoid doing any laundry until the water clears.
If the problem persists, please contact the Water Authority at (516) 327-4100.

Seasonal Job Opportunities

The Water Authority is accepting applications for full-time seasonal positions available from mid-May to mid-September.

Duties will include the following:

  • Painting & stenciling fire hydrants.
  • Assisting in grounds maintenance, including cutting grass, trimming shrubs and clean-up at well station.
  • Interior & exterior painting at pump stations.
  • General light maintenance.
  • Enforcement of watering regulations.
  • Candidate must live within the Water Authority's service territory which includes the incorporated villages of Bellerose, Floral Park, New Hyde Park, South Floral Park, Stewart Manor and a portion of Garden City as well as the unincorporated areas of Elmont, New Hyde Park, North Valley Stream and a portion of Franklin Square.
  • Valid NYS drivers license is required.

Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Starting Salary: $13.50 per hour

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Celler Avenue Paving Project

Paving will begin on Celler Avenue on Thursday April 5th.

Final restoration will be completed within 1 week, weather permitting. Traffic cones and barrels will be placed along the job site prior to road milling.

For Those Residing in The Area:In order to avoid delays, please make sure your vehicles are not parked on the street between the hours of 8AM to 5PM.
Main Line Valve Replacement - Elmont, February 2018

Friday, February 2, 2018: Customers in Elmont were notified about a temporary shut-off scheduled to occur today for main line valve replacement.

However, due to a main leak in a different location that required immediate attention, the valve replacement has been rescheduled. Customers in tthe affected areas will once again be notified prior to the temporary shut-off.

The areas Elmont that will be affected by the shut-off for the main valve replacement are:

Russell Avenue
Between: Dutch Broadway and Madison Street

Dutch Broadway
Between: North Fletcher Avenue and Russell Avenue

1580 Union Turnpike, New Hyde Park, NY 11040-1762
Phone: (516) 327-4100 | Fax: (516) 327-4132
Public Water Supply Identification No. NY2902830
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