February 5, 2014 at 3:18 AM
UNION COUNTY, NJ - Due to the oncoming storm, the County of Union will have a delayed opening tomorrow, Wednesday, February 5th. Offices and facilities will open at 10 a.m.
Significant snow and ice accumulations are expected to occur as a result of the storm, which could disrupt power and cause outages. The storm is expected to begin around midnight with snow, turn into ice later in the morning, and then rain by the afternoon.
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders urge you to please take the appropriate precaution and be prepared for any eventuality. Have a go bag and emergency plan in place---access info here: http://ucnj.org/go-bag/
Please report downed power lines or outages to your utility company. PSE&G customers call 1-800-436-7734. JCP&L customers call 1-800-545-7738 or use the automated reporting line at 1-888-544-4877.
For questions about your gas service, call Elizabethtown Gas at 1-800-492-4009.
Finally, drive safely on roads that may freeze over. Bring a cell phone and blanket in your vehicle. Report any issues on municipal roads to the respective municipality. If there are any issues on County roads, please call County Police at 908-654-9800.