BC Hydro Notice: Planned Power Outages in Howe Sound East (SLRD Area D) - January 16 & 17, 2018

Jan 08, 2018
Affected Communities: 
Electoral Area D

BC Hydro has notified the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District that it intends to conduct maintenance work at the Lions Bay substation on January 16 and 17, 2018. To ensure the safety of work crews, two short power outages will be required - please see below for details.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Time: 9:00 - 9:30 a.m. 
Where: Lions Bay, Porteau Cove, Furry Creek, Britannia Beach
Reason: Equipment replacement

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Where: Lions Bay
Reason: Cable switching

Preparing for the Power Outage:

To prepare for these interruptions, please turn off and unplug all electrical devices. For the first hour after the power comes back on, help ensure that the electrical system doesn't get overloaded by plugging in and turning on only what you need.

BC Hydro apologizes for the inconvenience and would like to thank customers for their patience and understanding. 

For more information, please contact BC Hydro at 1-888-POWERON (1-888-769-3766) or visit https://www.bchydro.com/safety-outages/power-outages.html

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