Freehold Township Power, Gas Updates for Friday

Freehold Township information on open gas stations and the latest on JCP&L's work in the municipality.

The Freehold Township Committee issued the following message via the Freehold Area Municipal Alert system:


The Freehold Township Committee would like to inform residents that upon consultation this morning with JCP&L, that JCP&L is currently working on 2 electrical substations the Freehold & Jerseyville substations. These 2 stations will have a major impact on turning a number of customers back on-line. However, Freehold customers on the Colts Neck substation, in the north east part of the Township may not have service until Sunday or later.

The following locations are currently open for food and supplies: Shop-Rite, Stop and Shop, Walmart, Walgreens, Sams Club, Frankie Fes, Iplay, Krispy Pizza and Poet's Pharmacy.

The following gas stations are operating

  • Rt 537 in Jackson heading towards Great Adventure - Wawa
  • Rt 9 Waretown - Sunoco
  • Rt 9 north of 195 - Howell - Wawa
  • Rt 9 near Rt 88 - Lakewood - BP
  • Rt 537 near Jackson Outlets - Wawa (Cash only - ATMs working inside store)
  • Hope Chapel Road at 527 - Jackson
  • Rt 34/547 circle - BP and Exxon both open
  • West Veterans Hwy at Leesville Rd - Jackson - Quick Check
  • Rt 35N near Industrial Way - Eatontown - Hess
  • Rt 35 at Deal Rd - Ocean - (Cash only, Gas Cans Only)
  • Rt 35 - Neptune Gulf - (Cash only, Cans only)
  • Rt 35 near Broad St. - Eatontown - Citgo
  • Rt 33 at Gully Way - Neptune - Citgo
  • Rt 33 - Monroe - Hess

Also, leaf collection is suspended; only storm brush will be collected, starting at 7 a.m. on Monday, November 5, 2012.

christina November 03, 2012 at 02:17 AM
Michelle , peter and larissa, if you go to the website for jcp&l you can find out. I am in monmouth heights off of elton adelphia and we are the last substation. We wont see electricity for a while. Stay safe and have a good night!
Mike Crawford November 03, 2012 at 03:55 AM
christina...i went on there websir=te to find out what grid we were on and couldnt find any info? where did u find info
Frank J. Estremera November 03, 2012 at 12:48 PM
The Woodcrest section (Stillwell Corner, Double Creek,Iron Bridge) is still without power.The Gulfstation on Schank Rd is operating.
Peter November 03, 2012 at 01:08 PM
Anyone know when 7 oaks is going to get power
Joe Luongo November 03, 2012 at 04:20 PM
At this point in time the same power lines that were down on Monday in the Stonehurst development are still down. No sign of JCP&L anywhere.


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