Unplanned Power Outage in the West End

Power Outage

PUC is advising of an unplanned power outage in the west end of the city affecting 1,145 customers. Line crews are currently investigating the cause of the outage which is affecting customers in the following areas:

  • Third Line north to city limit and east of Maki Road
  • Maki Road north to Lakeshore Drive
  • South of Second Line
  • West of Allen’s Side Road to Airport Road
  • and Point Des Chene

PUC reminds all of their customers:

  • Downed wires should always be considered energized or “live”, and extremely dangerous
  • Do not approach or drive over a downed power line and do not touch anything the power line may be in contact with
  • Parents are encouraged to talk to their children about powerline safety and the dangers that can be associated with power lines
  • Take all the necessary safety precautions during a power outage

If you have any information leading to the cause of the outage or other concerns please call the PUC emergency number at 759-6555.

Interruption Date:  March 30, 2020 at 9:28 AM
Customers Affected:  1145