Overnight outage planned for downtown Montesano
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 1:09 pm
The Grays Harbor Public Utility District is notifying customers in Montesano of a planned power outage beginning at 10:00 PM on September 8. The outage is expected to last until roughly 6:00 AM and will impact around 75 customers.
The outage will impact all customers on Marcy Ave, including those on the intersection of Marcy Ave. and Third St. to the intersection of Marcy Ave. and South Sylvia St. In addition, customers will be impacted on:
· Fleet Street from Broadway Ave. south to the railroad crossing.
· South First Street from Broadway Ave. south to the railroad crossing.
· North River Street from Broadway Ave. south to Pioneer Ave.
· The west side of South Sylvia St. from Broadway Ave. south to Marcy Ave.
All impacted customers will receive written notification and a reminder telephone message will be sent the day of the outage.
During the outage, PUD crews will perform maintenance work and replace damaged distribution equipment.
In preparation for this outage, customers are advised to take precautions with any electronic equipment such as computers, televisions, and microwaves by unplugging those items. You should leave them disconnected until after the power has been fully restored.
The outage time of eight hours is only an estimate and power could be restored at any time as work is completed. Therefore, it is not safe to do electrical work or repairs during that period of time.