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East end power outage reported

Friday, May 16, 2014   by: SooToday.com Staff
POWER OUTAGE
ADVISORY

SAULT STE. MARIE PUC

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7:15 p.m. update
 
154  Restored at: 6:49 PM

Customers Remaining Off: 12
 
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Power interruption in progress

This is a description of an unplanned power interruption that is currently affecting PUC Distribution customers in Sault Ste. Marie.

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: May 16, 2014 at 4:50 PM
Customers Affected: 877

Number of Customers Restored:
711  Restored at: 4:58 PM

Customers Remaining Off:  66

Cause of Interruption:
Equipment failure - Failed high voltage under ground cable connection

Description of area involved:
Chambers east of Birchwood, Kerr south to Centennial

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soowat 5/16/2014 7:41:55 PM Report

-Yawn! It happens so often that it is hardly even newsworthy
steelworker 5/16/2014 9:03:34 PM Report

That's what you get in a Third World Country.
Jimssm 5/17/2014 8:35:09 AM Report

You obviously haven't been to a third world country.
Sammy1099 5/17/2014 1:25:32 PM Report

"You obviously haven't been to a third world country."

When third world Countries start paying what we pay, they can comnplain too.
Jimssm 5/17/2014 6:24:01 PM Report

Sammy...

Third world countries pay a MUCH higher percentage of their income for utilities compared to us.... and it's usually only a couple of hours a day.
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