All About Power Outages
Sometimes unexpected events can cause the power to go out. Other times, we may plan scheduled outages for routine maintenance or necessary repairs. Learning about outages can help you stay safe and be prepared when they happen.
Why Power Outages Happen
What to Expect
Our primary job is to keep your electricity on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To better serve you, we are constantly upgrading electrical equipment and modernizing the grid. To keep our crews safe, we may need to shut your power off temporarily while we make these upgrades.
What to Expect Before a Maintenance Outage
What to Expect The Day of a Maintenance Outage
Downed Wires Call 911
During a power outage our top priority is your safety. Most importantly, stay away from downed power lines. If your lights flicker or go out, there are steps you can take to determine whether a power outage is happening.