Elizabethtown Gas Temporarily Closes Customer Service Centers

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ELIZABETH, N.J. – Mar. 17, 2020 – Elizabethtown Gas, a subsidiary of SJI (NYSE: SJI), today announced it will temporarily close its Customer Service Centers. This includes the locations in Elizabeth and Perth Amboy. The closure is effective today, March 17 and will remain in effect indefinitely, subject to an evaluation of changing circumstances and guidance from our government and public health entities.

“We continue monitoring impacts the COVID-19 virus may have on our customers, employees and the communities we serve,” said Christy McMullen, President Elizabethtown Gas. “The safety of each of these valued stakeholders remains our highest priority, which is why we have made this decision as a precautionary health and safety measure.”

Customers who pay their bills using in-person payment options at our Customer Service Centers are encouraged to use other payment options, including:

  • Online at elizabethtowngas.com
  • Phone at 1.800.242.5830
  • Mail check or money order (please clearly note account number) to Elizabethtown Gas PO Box 6091 Bellmawr, NJ 08099
  • Secure drop boxes for payment (please clearly note account number) located at:
    • 12 West Jersey Street Elizabeth, NJ
    • 296 State Street Perth Amboy, NJ

Recognizing the unique challenges of this situation, Elizabethtown Gas has also suspended utility service disconnections for non-payment. Customers who have difficulty paying their bills should visit elizabethtowngas.com/energyassistance or contact the Elizabethtown Gas Customer Contact Center at 1.800.242.5830 to learn more about assistance programs.

About Elizabethtown Gas

Elizabethtown Gas, subsidiary of SJI (NYSE: SJI), delivers safe, reliable, and affordable natural gas and promotes energy efficiency to approximately 295,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in parts of Union, Middlesex, Sussex, Warren, Hunterdon, Morris and Mercer counties. For four years in a row, Elizabethtown Gas has ranked highest in customer satisfaction for residential gas service among east midsize utilities by J.D. Power and Associates. For more information, visit elizabethtowngas.com.

About SJI

SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries. SJI Utilities, SJI's regulated natural gas utility business, delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to approximately 681,000 South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas customers in New Jersey and Maryland. SJI's non-utility businesses within South Jersey Energy Solutions promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by providing customized wholesale commodity marketing and fuel management services; and developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities. SJI Midstream houses the company's interest in the PennEast Pipeline Project. Visit sjindustries.com for more information about SJI and its subsidiaries.

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