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Subject:   Storm Front Leads to Scattered Outages
For Immediate Release:   
11/15/2010  10:19:00 PM
For More Information Contact:
Scott Thomsen  (206) 386-4233
More Than 17,000 Homes, Businesses Affected

SEATTLE Gusty winds caused scattered outages across Seattle City Lights service territory Monday night.

The outages left more than 17,000 customers without power. Some of the largest outages were found in West Seattle and the Rainier Valley.

Crews were responding to identify the exact locations and causes of the outages and then make repairs.

Customers can get outage information online at www.seattle.gov/light/sysstat.

Seattle City Light is the 10th largest public electric utility in the United States. It has some of the lowest cost customer rates of any urban utility, providing reliable, renewable and environmentally responsible power to nearly 1 million Seattle area residents. City Light has been greenhouse gas neutral since 2005, the first electric utility in the nation to achieve that distinction.

 

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