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.

Myles O'Dell November 02, 2012 at 06:44 PM
Stonehurst condos up yet ?
robin muller November 02, 2012 at 06:47 PM
also the Exxon Station on 9 south and Stanley Blve near I 195 is open
kathy iannacone November 02, 2012 at 06:54 PM
Any idea when avalon community will have power
Larisa ippolito November 02, 2012 at 07:24 PM
Please tell me stonehurst development/schanck road is part off this and we will gery power soon!!, thank you for the update
Larisa ippolito November 02, 2012 at 07:24 PM
Please tell me stonehurst development/schanck road is part off this and we will gery power soon!!, thank you for the update
Michelle November 02, 2012 at 07:33 PM
How do you find out what substation you are on?
Angela post November 02, 2012 at 11:19 PM
Any banks open
Peter November 02, 2012 at 11:42 PM
How do we know what substation we are on?
Thomas Kaznowski November 03, 2012 at 02:13 AM
back at the intersection of Rt.9 and Rt. 79 is open
Thomas Kaznowski November 03, 2012 at 02:13 AM
Oops, bank at that intersection
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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