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

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, […]

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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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“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 […]

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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 […]

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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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