February 13, 2014 at 12:15 PM
WARREN, NJ - From the Warren Township Office of Emergency Management:
Governor Christie has declared a State of Emergency for New Jersey requesting residents not to travel on the roadways. PLEASE stay home and off the roads. The roads are in terrible condition, and progressively deteriorating. Roads leading downhill to Route 22 are closed. Our Warren Township First Responders (Department of Public Works, Rescue Squad, Fire Department and Police Department) are working hard during this storm. Their resources are not unlimited.
Do not risk your life or their lives by being on the roads.
Weather reports are all over the place, but there have been predictions of 14 to 18 inches of snow appearing on several weather sites for our area. Near blizzard conditions currently exist with strong wind gusts.
Please use 9-1-1 for life threatening emergencies only.Check on your elderly neighbors, and offer to help them if needed.
As far as it is known, there have been no power outages. If you have a power lost, call your utility provider (JCP&L at 1-888-544-4877 and PSE&G at 1-800-436-7734). Do not call the Police Department unless an emergency exists because of the power lost.