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

P From PSE&G: As cold weather and temperature fluctuations often lead to increased energy use and higher bills, PSE&G reminds customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is accepting applications for financial assistance with heating and cooling costs. The LIHEAP program is run by the State of New Jersey Department of Community […]

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From JCP&L: “JCP&L announces that we will be conducting vegetation management in area served by the Peapack and Tewksbury substations.   Below please find a list of the streets where we will be doing tree removals.  This work is part of our Reliability Plus program pending before the BPU.  This is not the normal cycle […]

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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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Due to the July 4th holiday, Blue Diamond will not be picking up trash on Wednesday. Instead, they will pick up trash on Thursday. In addition, the regular recycling pickup will be delayed by a day. Instead of pickup on Friday, this week it will be picked up on Saturday morning.

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Residents–Please provide input about your experiences with power outages during the past two months by filling out our survey. We would like to use your feedback to improve response and services before the next storm event occurs. Thank you for your input! Click here to take the survey.

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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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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.

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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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