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 2017 | 2016

 2017

South Jersey Gas lends a hand to Meals on Wheels of Salem County   
With its freezer broken for the past year, Meals on Wheels of Salem County had difficulty storing meals for its elderly and disabled clients and had to depend on a local supermarket for freezer space. Now, with a $5,000 grant from South Jersey Gas, the program bought a brand new industrial freezer that holds dozens of boxes of meals.

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United Way Recognizes South Jersey Industries with Two Awards   
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey recognized South Jersey Industries with two awards for its continued efforts in helping the community.

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South Jersey Gas Files To Reduce Rates For A Third Year 
South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries, Inc., today filed a petition with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to change two components of the company’s rates that would deliver overall savings to residential customers of $0.80, or 0.6 percent, on their monthly natural gas bills.

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South Jersey Gas Awards Grant to Mad About Science
Seventy students will have the opportunity to improve their understanding of science and math thanks to a grant from South Jersey Gas that will fund after-school tutoring in Atlantic City.

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South Jersey Industries’ General Counsel Named Finalist in NJBIZ Awards
South Jersey Industries’ Gina Merritt-Epps was named a finalist in the 2017 NJBIZ General Counsel of the Year Awards at its ceremony at the Palace in Somerset Park on May 19.

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South Jersey Gas Awards Grant to Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
South Jersey Gas is helping the Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge with a $2,800 grant for window film treatments at its Nature Center in Medford to protect birds from injury.

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South Jersey Gas To Provide $8 Million Bill Credit to Customers
South Jersey Gas is issuing a Basic Gas Supply Service (BGSS) bill credit to residential and small commercial customers totaling $8 million, primarily due to lower than anticipated wholesale gas costs. 

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New Online Safety Training Program for First Responders Sponsored by South Jersey Gas
South Jersey Gas is pleased to announce the launch of a new online safety training program designed to educate First Responders on how to handle incidents involving natural gas. The program was developed by the Northeast Gas Association in collaboration with a number of other natural gas utilities in the region.

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Springtime reminder: Call Before You Dig for any Home Improvement or Construction Project
April is National Safe Digging Month, reminding New Jersey residents to follow the law and always call 8-1-1 at least three days before starting any digging project. National Safe Digging Month is formally recognized by the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate and has traditionally earned the support from nearly every state governor across the country.

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Avoid Telephone Scams: Tips from South Jersey Gas
With telephone scams increasing, South Jersey Gas reminds customers that its representatives will never request credit card information over the phone.  Our Customer Care team members also will never ask customers to purchase gift cards and call back with their codes.

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South Jersey Gas Awards $1,000 Grant to the Wildwood Police Department
South Jersey Gas presented the Wildwood Police Department with a $1,000 grant to help support the costs associated with acquiring and training a new police K-9 unit. South Jersey Gas’ Paul Zuccarino, Senior Vice President of Operations presented the City of Wildwood Chief of Police Robert Regalbuto and the newest member of its police force, Vera, with a check during the City of Wildwood Commissioner’s monthly meeting on Tuesday.

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South Jersey Gas Offers Safety Tips for Winter Storm Stella
As Winter Storm Stella approaches, South Jersey Gas is preparing our system and our workforce for a potentially significant weather event. At the same time, it is imperative that our customers and other residents take necessary safety precautions in advance of the storm. South Jersey Gas offers these tips to help you prepare.

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South Jersey Gas Announces Game On Grant Program Winners; Grants to Support Local, School-aged Children
South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE: SJI), today announced the winners of its annual Game On Grant Program. Twenty grants in the amount of $1,000 each will provide critical support needed to sustain local, community-centered athletic programs, leagues, clubs, associations, and recreational organizations for children.

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South Jersey Gas to Continue Construction in Pleasantville as Part of Safety and Reliability Enhancements
South Jersey Gas wants to advise residents, business owners, and motorists in Pleasantville that construction work will begin on or about Monday, March 6 (weather permitting). South Jersey Gas is performing this work to enhance its infrastructure as part of the Accelerated Infrastructure Replacement Program.

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Cape Atlantic Reliability Project Statement; Vote recognizes allowances and balanced solution project offers Southern NJ
Today’s approval by the Pinelands Commission of South Jersey Gas’ application for the Cape Atlantic Reliability Project recognizes the energy reliability challenges facing southern New Jersey and the balanced solution this project offers. The careful construction of this pipeline will address the energy demands of 142,000 customers in Cape May and Atlantic counties, protect and create jobs, and provide a meaningful opportunity to significantly reduce air emissions while supporting the state’s Energy Master Plan.

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Contractors and Excavators Invited to Free Damage Prevention Seminar; Underground Utility Safety presented by South Jersey Gas
To continue its educational program focused on safety and public awareness, South Jersey Gas invites contractors and excavators who dig as part of their operations to sign up for one of four free Damage Prevention Seminars to be held in the coming weeks at various locations throughout southern New Jersey.   

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South Jersey Gas Presents Leesburg Volunteer Fire Company a $1,000 Grant
Joseph A. Sterling Sr., Leesburg Volunteer Fire Company Captain, and Chief Walter Hughes Jr., pose for a photo after receiving a $1,000 grant from South Jersey Gas. The fire company applied for and received one of 20, $1,000 grants from the South Jersey Industries subsidiary as part of its inaugural First Responders Grant Program. These grants allow South Jersey Gas to provide critical support for operations conducted by first responders.

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South Jersey Gas Announces Game On Grant Program: Accepting Applications to Support Local, School-aged Children

South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE: SJI), today announced the kick-off of its annual Game On Grant Program. Twenty grants in the amount of $1,000 each will provide critical support needed to sustain local, community-centered athletic programs, leagues, clubs, associations, and recreational organizations for children.

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South Jersey Gas Files Rate Case with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities

South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE: SJI), today filed a petition with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) requesting an increase of approximately $75 million to its base rates to recognize the infrastructure investments made to maintain the safety and reliability of its natural gas delivery system.  This filing is its first since 2013.

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Proposed Pipeline Essential for Reliable Energy in Southern Jersey

“For over four years, South Jersey Gas has proposed a solution to two very real energy reliability challenges facing southern New Jersey.  Our recommendation carefully balances the energy demands of 142,000 customers in Cape May and Atlantic counties, and protects and creates jobs while operating responsibly within the Pinelands. The project, called Cape Atlantic Reliability Project, has received all necessary approvals to date. 

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SOUTH JERSEY GAS TO BEGIN CONSTRUCTION IN PLEASANTVILLE AS PART OF SAFETY AND RELIABILITY ENHANCEMENTS

South Jersey Gas wants to advise residents, business owners, and motorists in the City of Pleasantville that work will begin on or about Monday, January 16 (weather permitting) to convert the natural gas infrastructure system from lower to higher pressure throughout the City. South Jersey Gas is performing this work to enhance its infrastructure as part of the Accelerated Infrastructure Replacement Program

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