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Alpha, NJ
1001 East Blvd-Alpha, NJ 08865
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Utility Collector

Carrie J. Emery
Utility Collector

Hours available:
Monday & Thursday 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuesday 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Phone: (908) 454-0088 ext 120
Fax: (908) 454-0076

Billing Information:


Utility Bills (water/sewer)shall be due and payable within 30 days of the billing date. If a bill remains unpaid for a period over 30 days after the billing date interest shall be charged.

Water/Sewer Rates

Water - $55/Unit Quarterly Charge - Plus .0038 Per gallon

Sewer - $40/Unit Quarterly Charge - Plus .009 Per Gallon of Water Consumption

  • 8% per annum on any balance $1,500 or less
  • 18% per annum on any balance greater than $1,500

You may pay CURRENT utility bills at the PNC bank (Alpha Branch only) and you MUST have your bill with you at time of payment. Both delinguent and current payments may be made at the Municipal Building (by mail or in person during office hours) or you may pay on-oline under "online tax & utility payments"

Any account which is in arrears greater than six (6) months, upon notice and in addition to the interest, may be subject to have the water turned off. No delinquent balances can be carried past the second quarter billing cycle; same must be paid by July 15 of the current year or the account(s) shall be subject to having the water turned off.

If you are experiencing mechanical problems with your meter, have water quality or technical questions, please contact the Borough’s Department of Public Works at (908) 454-3143. They are available Monday through Friday from 7 am until 3 pm.

Residents may check their utility balances by clicking the above link "Online Tax & Utility Payments", there you can input your information and get the balance of your water and sewer and also tax information.  Payment information is updated every 48-hours.

"2018 Consumer Confidence Report for The Borough of Alpha PWS ID #NJ2102001" (a printed copy of this report is available at the Alpha Municipal Building upon request)


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