Residents are urged to take precautionary measures with regard to Hurricane Joaquin. Please remember to ensure all cell phones are charged, batteries are available for flashlights, and containers of water in case the electric goes out.

Residents are also encouraged to "like" the Township on Facebook to stay informed should any urgent matters arise in the Township and to sign up for alerts via the "Nixle" system by going to http://www.nixle.com/ - this is the quickest way residents can remain up to date on urgent Township information.

To report outages or downed wires - please contact Atlantic City Electric directly at 1-800-833-7476. You may also download the Atlantic City Electric mobile app for Android and iPhone users. For dangerous or life-threatening situations please call 911. To read Atlantic City Electric's letter to residents please go to http://www.atlanticcityelectric.com/connect-with-us/outage-center/storm-response/?LangType=1033

To review South Jersey Gas's response and tips for residents regarding Hurricane Joaquin please click here.