Peckman River Work

Deputy Township Manager

Kevin O'Sullivan, P.E.

Contact Kevin O'Sullivan

Location: Verona Town Hall 2nd Floor600 Bloomfield Ave, Verona, NJ 07044

Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Monday-Friday

Contact: (973) 239-4921


This page will contain recent and ongoing projects related to the Peckman River. Projects along the Peckman River are complex and focus on long term solutions to issues like stormwater management, flooding, bank erosion, pollution and more. The Township takes these issues very seriously and continues to address them while working closely with residents, neighboring towns, Essex County, The NJ Department of Environmental Protection, FEMA, The Army Corps of Engineers and our Local, State and Federal Elected Officials.

Completed Projects:

Planned & Ongoing Projects:
  • Work with NJDEP on bank stabilization in priority areas
  • Work with FEMA on securing funding for hazard mitigation areas
  • Flood mitigation efforts near Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Annual maintenance and clearing of debris
  • Engineering studies for solutions on stormwater control and bank erosion