HYDE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — Tideland Electric Membership announced their plans for a scheduled power outage on Wednesday morning.
According to a statement, 2,718 metered services will be impacted for three hours starting at 12:01 a.m.
During the planned outage, power will be shut off to the following substations:
- Swindell Fork
At first, the outage was scheduled to repair a broken wire and a damaged jumper. However, given the logistics involved in reaching the damaged area, it was decided that preventative maintenance would be done at the same time.
*Tideland says they will be able to redirect power to the entire Rose Acre circuit and a portion of the Dowry Creek circuit from a tie line to the Pungo circuit out of the Pantego substation so those members on the Ponzer substation will not be impacted by the planned outage.
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