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Help Your Neighbors Find Gas

Here's a few known open gas stations and a map of some more. If you know any others please add it in the comments or email craig.mccarthy@patch.com.

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In the wake of Sandy, gas is the commodity worrying Millburn residents and the township as cold weather approaches. Gas rationing started on Saturday

limits at some station but long lines at all stations.

The Patch asks residents to use this post to add open gas stations with any information for their neighbors. Some have took to Rt. 78 and drove West, yet yesterday lines formed there as well. 

Here's some known open gas stations. If you know any others that are closer please add it in the comments, email craig.mccarthy@patch.com, add it to our Facebook page or Tweet at us

  • Lukeoil on Main street in Madison. 
  • Sunoco on Morris Turnpike,
  • Gulf Station in Livingston, 625 S. Livingston Ave.,
  • Unconfirmed stations open on Route 22 in Union and Springfield.
  • Sunoco in Totowa/ Little Falls on Rt. 46 East open. 
  • Parkway northbound and southbound near mile-marker 151, gas stations open with over 100 cars in line.

There might be some light in the near future for everyone in New Jersey though.

According to Reuters, the Colonial Pipeline, which supplies 15 percent of the East coast with fuel, started deliveries to Linden late afternoon on Thursday.

However, fuel will still be in short supply while power is out to New Jersey's refineries and oil storage facilities. 

Essex County officials asked President Obama and Gov. Christie for assistance with gas on Thurdsay. 

There's also a map of gas stations open. Yet, no information is known on how much or when it will run out though.

J S Beckerman October 31, 2012 at 05:25 PM
Gas station open on Valley in Maplewood near the playground.
Vicky Powell October 31, 2012 at 05:26 PM
Thanks for the info went to Bloomfield not that bad
Robert Daley November 01, 2012 at 09:29 AM
Sunoco on Rt 3 (west-bound lane) in Clifton, just past Tick Tock diner, was open as of 2AM. Attendant told me that they may run out-of-gas around 3AM, but delivery is expected Thursday. Long lines for cars, but pedestrians with gas cans experience very short wait.
Bob brahms November 01, 2012 at 10:36 AM
RSD sunoco 10 Sussex Ave East Orange has a line of maybe 50 cars wrapping around the block.
PC November 01, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Gas station open at Exit#1 on Rt 280. I filled twice last 2 days - lines long but moves quickly and they have decent coffee (WAWA). Also try https://twitter.com/search?q=%23njopen&src=typd
tanisha barksdale November 02, 2012 at 04:53 PM
any suggestions on gas stations today friday nov 2nd?
Craig McCarthy November 02, 2012 at 04:55 PM
Lukeoil on Main street in Madison. Recently received delivery.
tanisha barksdale November 02, 2012 at 05:10 PM
Thanks, that may be a bit far. I am more towards the essex county area.....(bloomfield, the oranges, verona etc..)
Sjm325 November 04, 2012 at 02:58 PM
My neighbor went to the NJ turnpike & said if you go SOUTH & get off exit 8A there's a station on the NORTHBOUND side between 8 & 9 that has gas & shorter lines. I would call before venturing out. It was a rest stop too with a woman's name (sorry that was all I got!)
Sjm325 November 04, 2012 at 03:01 PM
FYI - it's the Joyce Kilmer rest stop.
Yan November 04, 2012 at 03:23 PM
My friend told me that Costco Wharton has 24 hr gas station and has gasoline , address: 315 New Jersey 15, Wharton, NJ, (973) 659-2020 ‎ You may want to call first to check if they still has oil.
Pete November 04, 2012 at 03:35 PM
bp in Springfield
Phil November 04, 2012 at 03:39 PM
http://www.mappler.net/gasstation/
Arlene Pomerantz November 04, 2012 at 08:53 PM
Autobahn, corner Millburn and Short Hills Avenues open with long line from Morris Tpk. Believe it is cash only.
Yan November 04, 2012 at 09:41 PM
E Hobart Gap rd & S Livingston ave Gulf has gas as of 4:40. Less then one hr waiting
Ty Matsumoto November 05, 2012 at 10:59 AM
Sunoco on R22. 10-15 min. wait @5AM. No limit. Expect more line now.
RSC November 05, 2012 at 01:59 PM
Sunoco on Rt 22W Union still open. Approx 45 mins wait. Also open Hess on Rt 22E Union.
sari pylkkanen November 05, 2012 at 02:10 PM
Sunoco on R22. still has gas. West bound was faster. Only 10-15 min wait. Delta on Valley st. just opened about 10-15 min ago.
chokhi November 05, 2012 at 03:01 PM
Costco Edison - 2210 Route 27 North, Edison NJ- phone number- 732 491 2023, has a gas station running 24 hour. They have gasoline.
Craig McCarthy November 05, 2012 at 03:33 PM
"Strauss auto route 10 east haover across from costco- no lines"
Craig McCarthy November 05, 2012 at 03:40 PM
"Exxon in Summit on river road across from broadway diner has gas."
Don November 05, 2012 at 06:00 PM
I already see the gas lines shrinking at many stations. I think in a few days the problem will be over for the most part. However, I do have a problem with how most towns stationed so many police officers at the gas stations. When I pulled into Kings on Saturday evening, there were two Millburn police cars and a Millburn police jeep, with lights flashing, all sitting at the gas station. When I left Kings about 45 minutes later, they were all still there. The officers were talking to each other and on their cell phones. I then drove back home through the dark and powerless streets of Short Hills, No electric, no alarms, no phone service, no way to call for help if needed. Why were the police standing whatching the gas line instead of driving through our town to insure our safety? This went on for days. It also went on in Bellleville, Nutley, and a few other towns I drove through over the weekend. This maes no sense. One officer with a police radio is all that is needed at any station. If the drivers revolted for gas, a call on the radio would get help quickly. In Belleville, I realized the police were all at the stations so their family and friends could jump the lines and get gas.
Craig McCarthy November 05, 2012 at 07:13 PM
"Delta gas now open on Valley St corner of Oakland in Maplewood. Was about 2 hour well organized wait." -Monday 2:13 p.m.
JenNg November 05, 2012 at 08:11 PM
In East Hanover/Whippany there are 2 gas stations open with virtually no line as of 2:30 PM: BP near Rt 10 W/Algonquin Parkway and Straus Auto near Rt/Ridgedale Avenue. BP is accepting credit cards. Strauss Auto may be cash only, not sure.

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