Harding Advisories/Notices

4/5/2018 - 3/27/2018 NJ Board of Public Utilities begins Investigation of Utilities Storm Response


For Immediate Release: Contact:

March 27, 2018 Peter Peretzman (609) 984-9707

NJBPU President Announces First Two Public Hearings to Investigate Utilities’ Storm Response

Joseph L. Fiordaliso, President of 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 located at 12 Mansfield Drive, in Byram Township, Sussex County. The second hearing will take place on Thursday, April 12 from 4-7 p.m. at Parsippany-Troy Hills Town Hall 1001 Parsippany Blvd., Parsippany-Troy-Hills, Morris County.

Each of these locations is part of the JCPL service area which experienced the most outages for the longest period of time.

Written comments may also be submitted via email to board.secretary@bpu.nj.gov or in writing to Aida Camacho-Welch, Secretary of the Board, Board of Public Utilities, 44 South Clinton, Avenue, 3rd Floor, Suite 314, Post Office Box 350, Trenton, New Jersey, 08625-0350.

Those filing written comments should reference March 2018 Winter Storm Events comments Docket Number EO18030255 in the subject field for emails and in the heading of any written correspondence. Comments will be accepted until May 31, 2018 pertaining to these hearings.