FirstEnergy Media Advisory - JCP&L Winter Storm Update - 3 p.m.

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is in the final stages of completing restoration of service to customers who lost power as a result of Saturday's storm.  Overall, JCP&L has restored 129,000 customers, most within 24 hours. Final restoration is expected to be completed by 9 p.m.

"We want to thank our customers for their patience and understanding as we worked to restore their service during this historic snow storm event," said Jim Fakult, president of JCP&L.  "More than 700 utility professionals have worked round-the-clock to restore customers as quickly and safely as possible."

As this restoration effort concludes, any customers who remain without power should call 1-888-LIGHTSS (844-544-4877) to report their outage.

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News Media Contact:
Ron Morano, JCP&L
(973) 401-8097

/PRNewswire -- Jan. 24, 2016/

Last Modified: July 19, 2017