12 pm Update to Power Restorations
December 27, 2016 – Presque Isle Electric & Gas Co-op (PIE&G) crews were dispatched last evening in response to wind related power outages and downed trees on lines. Crews worked all night and have already restored power to 5,908 services affected. Predictions show approximately 1,000 members are still without power at this time. The outages are located throughout PIE&G’s service area. All available crews, outside contractors and office personnel are continuing restoration efforts today. Current outage information by county is available by viewing PIE&G’s outage map online at pieg.com.
PIE&G members should contact PIE&G immediately at (800) 423-6634 to report their power outage or any downed power lines. Residents are cautioned to stay at least 25 feet away from any downed wires and to report them immediately to PIE&G or a local law enforcement agency.