106 West Sylvania Avenue Neptune City, NJ 07753
Phone: 732-775-1615 Fax: 732-776-5162
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JCP&L is distributing water at the Circle Factory Outlets on the Manasquan Circle in Wall Township.
FEMA, Ocean and Monmouth County Offices website links:
Call 2-1-1 for shelter information
The following message is transmitted at the request of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
In the wake of Sandy, It is important for citizens to remember the following information to protect your life and health and that of your family:
Drink clean,safe water and eat safe, uncontaminated food.
Do not grill inside your home, the fumes can kill.
Never touch a downed power line or anything touching one.
Use 1 cup of bleach for each gallon of water to remove mold.
Never mix bleach and ammonia, the fumes can kill.
Washing your hands prevents illness.
Seek help if having trouble coping.
For more life saving health related information, call the CDC at 800-232-4636, TTY 888-232-6348. http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/
From the Office of the Governor of NJ
Trenton, NJ – Tonight, Governor Chris Christie took action to prevent a fuel shortage and ease the problem of extended wait times and lines at gas stations by signing Executive Order 108, declaring a limited state of energy emergency with regard to the supply of motor fuel and implementing odd-even rationing for gasoline purchases in 12 New Jersey counties. Odd-even fuel sales will take effect in the following counties at noon on November 3, 2012: Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Morris, Monmouth, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union, and Warren. "As New Jerseyans continue the long process of recovering from Hurricane Sandy, it's imperative that our families have secure, reliable access to essential supplies like fuel. Right now, the impact of the storm, particularly the continuance of widespread power outages, has created the disorderly sale of gas – including long lines, out of operation stations, and stations facing shortages,” said Governor Christie. "This system will ease the strain on those gas stations still operating, while we work to bring more online for the public to access fuel, in a manner that is fair, easy to understand, and less stressful.” Once in effect, all retail dealers of motor fuel will be required to only sell motor fuel for use in a passenger automobile bearing license plates, the last number of which is an even number, on even numbered days of each month. Likewise sales will only be permitted to passenger automobiles bearing license plates ending in odd numbers on odd numbered days of the month. Specialized plates – or those not displaying a number – will be considered odd numbered plates. Governor Christie and Attorney General Jeff Chiesa pledged to aggressively and vigorously enforce the order to ensure compliance and the effectiveness of the policy in the affected counties. "The orderly and reliable sale of gas to our residents is essential to maintaining a steady and reliable source of power for both transportation and the maintenance of essential services at home. With the challenges we face in the storm’s aftermath, we will be vigilant in enforcing this odd-even system, as we ease the stresses on the system," said Attorney General Jeffery S. Chiesa. "I encourage all New Jerseyans to abide by this system – motorists and retail dealers alike – to ease wait times and improve access for everyone. Those who choose to disregard this order will be prosecuted to the fullest extent permitted under the Governor’s state of emergency authority." These sales provision will remain in effect for as long as the Governor’s limited declared state of energy emergency is in effect in those 12 counties.
In an effort to keep the residents of Neptune City informed of what is happening, we are relaying information as we get it. JCP&L is working hard to get power restored to over 275k people who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. They have set a goal of having the power restored by 11/7 and to have it restored to the hardest hit areas by 11/14. This is their goal, not a promise.