JCP&L Continues Tree Trimming

FROM:  FirstEnergy Corp. 
300 Madison Avenue Morristown, New Jersey 07962 www.firstenergycorp.com 
News Media Contact: 
Ron Morano 
(973) 401-8097

 

Morristown, N.J. - Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) forestry contractors will trim trees in more than 50 municipalities in September as part of its $34 million vegetation management program for 2017. The work is done to maintain proper clearances around electrical equipment which promotes enhanced service reliability by helping to protect against tree-related outages. 
Year-to-date, more than 2,500 circuit miles of tree trimming have been 
completed, with an additional 1,100 miles expected to be completed by year-end. 

JCP&L’s tree trimming program is conducted by certified forestry experts under the company’s direction. The work will take place in the following counties and municipalities:
 
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