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South Jersey Gas to Begin Construction in Pine Hill and Winslow as Part of Safety and Reliability Enhancements

FOLSOM, N.J., April 11, 2018 – South Jersey Gas advises residents, business owners and motorists in Pine Hill Borough and Winslow Township that construction work will begin on or about Monday, April 16 (weather permitting) to enhance its infrastructure as part of the Accelerated Infrastructure Replacement Program. The work is expected to be completed by June 2018.  
 
Installation of yellow plastic natural gas mains will take place along Berlin-Cross Keys Road from Turnersville Road to Surrey Avenue. Work will also take place on side streets, including Terrace Avenue, Park Avenue, Atlantic Avenue, Oakland Avenue and Lake Geneva Road.  
 
To ensure safe travel, there will be a lane shift with appropriate traffic control personnel directing motorists and pedestrians around all work. Residents and businesses along these streets will have access to and from their properties at all times.
 
The program’s primary focus is the accelerated replacement of aging bare steel mains with more durable plastic pipe, providing significant safety and reliability benefits for customers.
 
All excavations will be restored on a daily basis. A temporary repair will be made in most cases until the final restoration occurs. Openings in concrete will be temporarily patched with asphalt until final restoration with concrete occurs. Final restorations and paving in the area will follow completion of the project. All restorations are completed in compliance with local and county regulations.
 
South Jersey Gas or its contractor will contact customers to gain access to properties with gas service to complete this work. Work hours will alternate from day work – Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m., to night work – Monday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. There is a possibility that work will be performed some Saturdays during the day.  
 
If residents have questions or would like more information about this project, please contact the South Jersey Gas Waterford Division at (856) 768-2900, extension 6240 and reference the Berlin-Cross Keys project.

About South Jersey Gas

South Jersey Gas, subsidiary of South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI), delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas and promotes energy efficiency to approximately 383,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland, Salem, and portions of Gloucester, Burlington and Camden counties in New Jersey. Visit www.southjerseygas.com to learn more about South Jersey Gas and its programs.

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