The Town of Boonton Department of Public Works is responsible for providing many of the services that residents come to rely on daily. Additionally, the Department administers the Recycling Center as well as the Town’s waste water collection and treatment plant.
If you notice a lighting outage or a downed wire, please immediately report it to JCP&L by calling 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877), clicking the “Report Outage” link on www.firstenergycorp.com, or by texting out to 544487.
If you experience an emergency due to inclement weather, please call 911.
Notice of JCP&L Helicopter Vegetation Inspections June 15th - June 20th, 2020
Jersey Central Power & Light will be conducting their Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrol. Vegetation Management Aerial inspections are scheduled during the April through September time frame on an annual basis and cover all transmission facilities system-wide. Patrols consist of a Forestry Specialist that accompanies the pilot to identify effectiveness of prior year’s herbicide application and identification of any conditions warranting further inspection from the ground and or corrective action.
Please be advised that Haverfield will be the helicopter company assisting in the inspections on all JCP&L Transmission Lines, beginning June 15th through June 20th, weather permitting.
The pilot will be in communication with any local airports, when in their airspace. The helicopter will be flying at a speed of about 35-40 mph above or alongside the lines and may circle around for a closer inspection.
The helicopter is a Black MD500 helicopter with red tail number N500LK.
PRE-NOTIFICATION OF THE USE OF PESTICIDES
(This notice should be received at least 72 hours prior to pesticide use)
To: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN- TRUGREEN WILL BE SERVICING BELOW SITES:
Contact: Mike - C/A MIKE 973.402.9460
Subject: Notification of the Use of Non Low Impact Pesticides
This notice is to advise you that the following pesticide(s) will be used at:
Pesticide Common Name
EPA REG #
Fertilizer & Crabgrass Control
Location of the pesticide application: Town Hall and BOOTON KIWANIS AMBULANCE
Reason for the pesticide application: Fertilizer Turf & Treat Weeds Present
If an outdoor application, 3 dates must be listed, in chronological order, on which the outdoor application may take place if the preceding date is cancelled.
1st Date : 4.29.19
2nd Date: 4.30.19
3rd Date: 5.1.19
Material Safety Data Sheets and/or Product Label are available upon request.
Note: By Law, we must advise you that: The Office of Pesticide Programs of the United States Environmental Protection Agency has stated: “Where possible, persons who potentially are sensitive, such as pregnant women, infants, and children, should avoid any unnecessary pesticide exposure."