TIPS AND RESOURCES: Coping with Sandy's Aftermath

New Jersey has issued boil water advisories for 12 municipalities where the water may not be safe to drink:


·         Atlantic City MUA

·         New Brunswick Water Department

·         Independence MUA - Highland System, Warren County

·         Fortesque

·         Ship Bottom

·         Cedar Bonnet Island

·         United Water Sunset Ridge, Vernon Township

·         United Water Highlands Lakes, Vernon Township

·         United Water Predmore, Vernon Township

·         United Water Sammis, Vernon Township

·         United Water Woodridge Wantage

·         Brant Beach

Tap water that has not been boiled may be used for showering, bathing, shaving and washing, so long as care is taken not to swallow or allow water in the eyes or nose or mouth.


Limited commuter rail service has been restored to the Metro-North and LIRR. Metro-North has restored limited service on the Lower Harlem Line from Grand Central to North White Plains, and on the New Haven line from Grand Central to Stamford. All other lines remain suspended.