Jersey Central Power & Light will send 12 work crews into Wayne on Thursday, officials said.
Mayor Chris Vergano said he spoke to personnel at the utility company at 7:15 a.m. Thursday. He said the company's goal is to restore power to 450 homes.
Residents have been highly critical of the utility company. Some customers have been without power for 10 days.
According to JCP&L's outage map, 1,447 outages remained in Wayne—nearly 50 percent of the utility company's customers in town—as of Friday morning at about 6 a.m.