Water & Sewer Collector

Karen Osellame, the Water and Sewer Collector is available from Monday – Friday 8:30 to 4:00 at 46 Main Street, Franklin, NJ 07416. She can be reached by calling 973-827-9280 X117 and will assist you with all your billing questions.

Brian Vandenbroek, Supervisor of the DPW Division of Water and Sewer can be reached at 973-827-7060. Mr. Vandenbroek can assist you with any questions you have regarding water meters, water/sewer connections or to report a water main leak or sewer line blockage.


Please take notice that the Borough of Franklin has new rates effective May 1st quarter 2010.

Water Rates
0-5,000 gallons = minimum charge $50.00
Each additional 1,000 gallons = $4.75 per 1,000

Sewer Rates
$167.00 per quarter.

See why the water-sewer rates were increased this year. This chart shows the water-sewer budget expenditures for the year 2010.

The Franklin Borough Water & Sewer Department is now accepting credit card payments.
Water & Sewer Online Payment
As of August 29, 2018, debit & credit payments can now be made at Borough Hall during the hours of 8:30am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday.

* * * * * NOTICE * * * * *

Beginning Monday, July 10, 2006, delinquent water bills over 60 days will be subject to termination of water service.

If you have any questions regarding the status of your water bill, please call Karen Osellame, Water Collector, at 973-827-9280 X117