UPDATED: Power Outage Affecting Between 500-2,000 Homes In Lakewood

outage lakewood_wm4:40 p.m. A large power outage is affecting many homes in the 14th Street area, an area residents tells TLS. Many homes in Laurelwood, Hope Chapel, Fernwood and other areas were affected. Several Traffic lights are out as well. Update 4:44 p.m. We are getting reports of other areas affected too. Update 4:54 p.m. Walmart in Howell has lost power as well.
Update 5:20 p.m. Between 500-2,000 homes in Lakewood are without power, and between 2,000-5,000 homes are without power in Ocean County, as per JCPL.
Update 5:30 p.m. A resident affected tells TLS that an automated system at JCP&L is reporting that power may be restored by 6:30 p.m.
9:37 p.m. Some parts of 14th Street area have their power restored.
10:35 p.m. Under 500 homes remain without power, as per JCP&L.


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There are 28 Comments to "UPDATED: Power Outage Affecting Between 500-2,000 Homes In Lakewood"

  • frustrated resident without power says:

    when will it be back up? its the hottest day and it has to happen today???????????

  • amazed says:

    At this point plz report if u know when it going on! Not when n where its off.

  • amazed says:

    They say it will go on @ 630

  • anonymous says:

    too many people using too much electricity!!!

  • Rob says:

    Power out in fountainhead in Jackson also!

  • Zevi says:

    NPGS in Jackson doesn’t have power.

  • hot says:

    Its 650 and its not yet on nnnnnnnnUuuuuuuuu its hot

  • Eli Manning says:

    Great job by the LPD on county line, Thanx Guys.

  • Stevr says:

    20 to 8 and still nothing

  • Talmud Torah says:

    Maybe we can have Herschel check out why in 2010 if it is a hot day JCPL cannot handle the load!! This is only the very beggining of the summer season…

  • ah bisel saichel says:

    Chaveirim is reporting b’sheim Chief Lawson that it should be on within half an hour (typing at 8:15).

  • its hot says:

    ITS 820 and HOT!! Any idea when its going to be fixed

  • anonymous says:

    hey guys lets build more condos there is an unlimited amount of resources

  • zev says:

    lights just went on Hope Chapel area at Seton Circle

  • TLS fan says:

    Its On!!
    TLS ROCKS!!!!

  • Loshon Hora says:

    Back on now fixed.

  • lakewood says:

    some pepole got back there electoric allready

    there is a massive accident on county line rd any idea what happend?????????

  • 1111 says:

    what happend on county line hatzolah is there and fire trucks any idea????????????

  • !!! says:

    most of 14th st. out but end part has!!!!!!!

  • JD says:

    reports state 830 9.00 am–major transformer problem

  • Anonymous says:

    The current committe had to preserve electricity for lighting the blueclaws stadium. So they did a 6 hour cut to the rest of lakewood

  • yoyo says:

    why is hatzolah on county line? with fire ?

  • amazed says:

    14 th street back on!!! 1020pm

  • Mr. Edison says:

    No 21 – Nice try Blueclaws are powered from Swarthmore Ave and 14 Street (95%of the homes ) are powered from Jackson Township

    Green dot, blue dot, yellow dot……

  • LED says:

    Thank you Lakewood OEM for the light towers. Good Job!

  • lakewooder says:

    i hope theres no more trouble theres a big parlor meeting tommorow noght for yeshiva gedolah of brick

  • chevy vega says:

    Call Israel power and light.You might get better service.

  • sad says:

    hahahahahahahahahahaha don’t envy you!

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