BC Hydro announces power outage for Tahsis and Zeballos on May 24

The six hour outage is scheduled for maintenance work of the electrical system

Tahsis, Zeballos and surrounding area will have a power outage for six hours on May 24, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

BC Hydro will switch off power in the area to work on the electrical system.

For crew and public safety, the power lines will be de-energized during maintenance work and the outage will last till the work is completed.

Residents have been asked to turn off all lights , electric heaters, major appliances and unplug electronics to protect equipment from damage during the outage.

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