Many in NJ still struggling with snow cleanup

EDISON - The cleanup from the blizzard continues across New Jersey, especially in Monmouth County which state transportation chief James Simpson describes as "ground zero" for the storm.

Thousands of viewers have contacted News 12 New Jersey to report bad or unplowed road conditions preventing them from leaving their homes three days after the storm.

The after-Christmas storm covered some areas with more than two feet of snow and stranded motorists and airline passengers for days.

Many New Jersey residents say they are dismayed that Gov. Chris Christie and Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno are both on vacation this week. That left Senate President Stephen Sweeney, the third-in-command, to deal with the massive storm.

Acting Governor Sweeney has asked the Christie administration to apply for federal aid to help with the cleanup costs.

Click here to tell the snow plows where to go

Chopper 12 flies over snow-covered, backed-up NJ roads Many exits, traffic ramps in New Jersey still not plowed Mayor Booker: 90% of Newark is plowed Ocean County residents still fighting to get out from snow Residents dig out from blizzard in Middlesex County UPDATE: Road conditions in Monmouth County

Major blizzard hits New Jersey Drivers stranded for hours on Garden State Parkway NJ Transit services resuming Storm knocks out power to thousands in NJ Phone interview: Mother, young kids stranded on GSP

Watch News 12Watch News 12 Traffic and WeatherView/Submit Photos NJ Transit

PSE&G JCP&L State of NJ Board of Utilities NJ Emergency Management Association NJ Office of Emergency ManagementNJ Transit Service Advisories PATH Advisories

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

One person was killed in a shooting on 1 At least 1 dead in Thursday night Newark shooting
St. Joseph High School student Matthew Hall visited 2 Teen battling cancer thanks medical team as he prepares to attend prom
Genesis Rincon was shot and killed by a 3 Man pleads guilty for death of 12-year-old girl
Kane In Your Corner continues its investigation into 4 KIYC: NJSPCA no-bid contracts questioned
Marist High School in Bayonne is not giving 5 Marist High School appeals to Pope in final attempt to stay open

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE