Old Bridge Township

Middlesex County, NJ

1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Phone: 732-721-5600     Fax: 732-607-7900

Notices

2/11/2016 - JCP&L Pending Transmission/Vegetation Management Activity

 

 

 

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) Notice of Pending TRANSMISSION Vegetation Management Activity

JCP&L has notified the Township that over the course of the 2016 calendar year, JCP&L contractors will be performing various Transmission Vegetation Management (TVM) activities in Old Bridge including:

  • Removal of incompatible vegetation within transmission right-of-ways
  • Trimming of limbs that encroach into transmission right-of-ways (including possible use of an aerial saw)
  • Removal of hazard priority trees that post an imminent risk to transmission facilities

Additional notice to the Township will be provided by JCP&L approximately two weeks prior to the start of each TVM activity.

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) Notice of Pending DISTRIBUTION Vegetation Management Activity

JCP&L has also notified the Township that starting this spring, JCP&L contractors will be performing distribution vegetation management activities in Old Bridge including:

  • Routine trimming of limbs to provide clearance for electric wires
  • Selective removal of limbs overhanging electrical conductors
  • Removal of hazard trees that pose a risk to electric facilities

All tree removals are performed in accordance with JCP&L's easement rights or with the written consent of the property owner. Additional notice to the Township will be provided by JCP&Ll approximately two weeks prior to the start of each distribution vegetation management activity.