Well Water Testing Available to Chester Area Residents Is your tap water safe to drink? If your water comes from a private well, there’s no way to tell if it’s free of contaminants unless you have it tested. That’s why Raritan Headwaters Association (RHA), the region’s clean water watchdog, recommends that all local households with […]
Camp priority registration for Chester residents Starts on March 12th. Non-residents registration opens on March 26. Navigate on this website to Departments/Recreation/Summer Rec Camp to learn more or to register.
From Chester Police: JCP&L has advised us that there is potential for another temporary forced power outage sometime this afternoon. The outage may affect the same areas that were effected yesterday afternoon. They need turn off the power in order to complete the repairs on Hillside Road. The outage should only last a few hours.
From JCP&L: Crews have been dispatched to Pleasant Hill / Hillside and are at Mile Drive. A crew has been dispatched to fix a broken crossarm that is affecting power around Rt. 24 in Chester headed towards Long Valley. From Police Chief Williver: Looks like a lot of progress was made last night with restoration. […]
There will be a meeting of the Chester Township Planning Board on Tuesday, March 13th at 7pm at the Chester Township Municipal Building.
The Mayors are participating in their daily call with JCP&L. According to JCP&L president Jim Fakult, “Of the 10,000 customers still out from storm Riley, 7000 will be back in service today and the remainder by midnight tomorrow. Riley outages are still the priority. The estimated restoration time for storm Quinn outages is midnight Wednesday, […]
There are power Crews working on Hillside Rd., Ironia Rd., and Cooper Lane at this time. A tree crew is working on Old Chester Road Down by Bryan Manor.
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. […]
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 – wires down across the road. – Old Mill Road between Valley View and […]
“Yesterday’s new storm hit JCP&L’s service area very hard, with some places getting 25 inches of new, wet snow. Roads and access across the state remain a challenge, but crews are working as quickly and safely as they can, with our priority to attend to outages remaining from last week’s storm first. A brief synopsis […]