LOBIONDO JOINS CA– USE TO GET FEDERAL DECLARATION FOR STORM FUNDS

U.S. Representative Frank A. LoBiondo petitioned President Barack Obama to support New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s request for a Major Disaster Declaration for three South Jersey counties severely affected by flooding from recent storms. On Monday, LoBiondo joined local elected officials in touring several of the heaviest-damaged communities, including Pittsgrove Township, Upper Deerfield Township, Hopewell…

AVALON WARNS TOURISTS AHEAD OF IRENE

The Borough of Avalon is preparing for very bad weather from Hurricane Irene over the weekend.  All Borough-sponsored special events from Friday through Sunday are cancelled in Avalon, and weekend visitors are being advised to stay away from the beachfront community during the height of the storm on Saturday and Sunday. The Avalon Office of…

AC ELECTRIC ON ALERT FOR HURRICANE IRENE

Atlantic City Electric is getting prepared for likely power outages this weekend. Atlantic City Electric has initiated its Incident Response Plan and is strongly urging customers to prepare for the possibility of outages. A request was made for 600 personnel from other utilities; the first 150 from First Energy in Ohio already have been made…