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Release Date: 10/23/2014
Contact: Michael Gabrielson - Electrical Service Representative
phone: 206-386-4245
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Work planned on: West Seattle Overhead Lines Upgrade

PROJECT UPDATE (12/7/2015)

This work has been placed on hold through 2015. An anticipated restart date is February 2016.

PROJECT OVERVIEW

A portion of West Seattle currently runs on an aging, outdated electrical distribution system.  Seattle City Light will be upgrading the neighborhood's electrical infrastructure, which will be more reliable and provide more capacity to meet increasing demand for electricity.

PROJECT BENEFITS

Customers can expect a more reliable system, which will provide more capacity to meet the increasing demand for electricity.

PROJECT IMPACTS

The project entails replacing poles, cross arms, insulators, transformers, and electrical wires. Some maintenance outages will be necessary. Affected residents will be notified of maintenance outages in advance.

  • The project entails replacing poles. cross arms, insulators, transformers and electrical wires.
  • Some maintenance outages will be necessary. Affected residents will be notified of these outages in advance.
Schedule: Ongoing throughout West Seattle until 2018
Begin: 2008
Duration: 10 years
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