Today, March 8th, the Chester Township Municipal Building will be opening on a 2-hr delay. If anyone needs to come by and warm up or charge their electronics, we will open at 11:00am.
5:00pm Heaviest snow this afternoon From Chester Police: Please stay off roads until further notice. Conditions rapidly deteriorating. Shelter in place. JCP&L late afternoon report: “For the safety of our workers, we have ceased work until the weather is more favorable except for life and limb emergencies. We are getting more outages from today’s snow […]
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 […]
The Chester Township Municipal Building will be closed today, Weds. March 7th, due to the weather.
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 […]
WEATHER EMERGENCY IN CHESTER March 5, 2018 STORM RECOVERY UPDATE Good afternoon, A few notes from the Mayors’ call with JCP&L this afternoon (March 5th): The majority of customers will be restored by the end of business on Tuesday. JCP&L believes, at this time, that only single home outages will completed by the end of business Wednesday or Thursday. […]
Electronics waste collection is being rescheduled from Wednesday, March 7 to Saturday March 10 8:00am-12:00pm. There will be no collection on Wednesday.
WEATHER EMERGENCY IN CHESTER March 4, 2018 STORM RECOVERY UPDATE Good afternoon, These past few days have been challenging for all of us as Winter Storm Riley blew through Morris County with a vengeance and toppled trees and power lines in so many communities. The Mayors of Chester Borough and Chester Township were part of […]
March 4th – statement from JCP&L: JCP&L has experienced extensive infrastructure damage within its transmission and distribution systems; in particular, within northern New Jersey, hundreds of downed trees, approximately 200 broken poles and 1,000 spans of conductor. JCP&L continues its efforts to restore service with public and employee safety at the forefront. Restoration efforts are focused […]
March 3rd Morristown, N.J. – Service has been restored to more than 75,000 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) customers who lost power following yesterday’s massive winter storm that impacted the Mid-Atlantic region. Currently, more than 130,000 customers remain out of service. The the hardest hit counties include Hunterdon, Morris, Sussex […]