Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930
908-879-5100

From JCP&L: FirstEnergy Transmission Vegetation Management is currently conducting its Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrol.  We are scheduled to complete this patrol in the JCP&L region between July 6 and July 10, 2015.  Our patrols consist of two Transmission Forestry personnel that accompany the pilot in order to identify any conditions warranting further inspection from […]

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The New Jersey State Board of Public Utilities has scheduled the first two of five public hearings as part of BPU staff’s investigation into the response of the state’s four electric companies to the most recent storms. The first hearing will be held on Thursday, April 5 from 4-7 p.m. at the Byram Intermediate School […]

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Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has implemented its storm and staffing plans to respond to power outages as a result of today’s forecasted heavy snowfall and gusting winds.  JCP&L crews joined by other FirstEnergy Utility Company and contractor crews will continue to work throughout the day as long conditions allow. Customers are encouraged to […]

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Office of Emergency Management surveying need for shelter Please take a 2-question survey to help the Office of Emergency Management ascertain the number of Chester residents interested in relocating to a storm shelter. Click here to take this very short survey. Chester Police report JCP&L work crews are at: Cherry Tree Lane Pottersville Road Lamerson Road E. […]

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JCP&L work crews are on their way to the following: Cherry Tree Lane Pottersville Road Lamerson Road E. Fox Chase The following roadways are closed: – Pleasant Hill near Flanders – low hanging cable wire – Pleasant Hill near Prides Crossing – wire​s​ down across the road. – Old Mill Road between Valley View and […]

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Afternoon briefing: JCP&L Continuing Massive Restoration Effort  as New, Powerful Storm Impacts New Jersey   Customers Without Power the Longest Remain Top Priority  Morristown, N.J. – More than 4,100 utility workers continue their efforts around the clock to restore customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) as a new snowstorm creates hazardous conditions and the potential […]

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From the Morris County Office of Emergency Management: The Morris County Office of Emergency Management has activated its Emergency Operations Center, and is monitoring the pending storm. We have serious concerns with regards to the current forecast data due to our current Morris County electrical outage issues, and our many Morris County residents that still […]

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