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UPDATE – Work continues to restore power, majority back on

by | Nov 2, 2019 | Local News | 0 comments

Hydro One continues to work to restore power as some outages persist.

You can get the latest from Hydro One by visiting their Storm Centre outage map, or by downloading the Hydro One App on your phone. Once on the map, click or tap an outage to get more information on it.

In a statement, the utility said, it is continuing restoration efforts. At one time more than 195,000 customers were out, province-wide.

They note that their outage map will continue to be updated every 10 minutes as updates become available. Hydro One prioritizes emergencies and restoration in a way that brings power back to the largest number of customers in the shortest period of time.

They also issued a warning, “Be sure to stay clear of any fallen power lines. If you spot a fallen line, keep at least 10 meters back, even if it does not appear to be live. Report it to the police and call Hydro One at 1-800-434-1235. For outage information on the move, download the free mobile app. Customers can also sign up in advance for text or email notifications at www.hydroone.com/outages.”

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