Update 6PM : At approximately 4:30 this afternoon, 1,637 customers in Sault Ste. Marie’s north end had their electrical services interrupted. PUC crews were dispatched and by 5:40 PM power had been restored to all customers. If you are still without power please call the PUC Emergency number at 705-759-6555.
An unplanned power outage may mean a cold supper for 1,600 homes and businesses in the city’s north end.
The outage occurred at approximately 4:30pm . The cause of the outage has not been established.
PUC crews are currently working on the problem.