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Storm Alert

With the fourth Nor’easter in nearly three weeks right on our door step, we have hundreds of crews positioned across the region should the storm impact our system. Remember to keep safety a priority – before, during and after the storm. Be sure to have a supply of bottled drinking water and canned food handy. Power problems can sometimes interrupt public water supply systems or disable well pumps. It is also a good idea to check on elderly family members, neighbors and others who may need assistance during an outage period.

Whether you’re planting in your yard or working on a construction site, be careful near power lines and prevent unnecessary outages and accidents.

Power Lines

Always assume wires are live and alert us immediately if you see a downed line.