Seattle.gov Home Page
Seattle.gov This Department
Link to Seattle City Light Home Page Link to Seattle City Light Home Page Link to Seattle City Light About Us Page Link to Seattle City Light Contact Us Page
Lighting Seattle since 1905 Jorge Carrasco, Superintendent
Ross Dam

Current
SCL News Releases

Since January 2003


Archived
SCL News Releases

Prior to January 2003


Seattle City Light Newsroom

City of Seattle News Releases

News Releases
   Logo of the City of Seattle, WA, USA   Seattle City Light

            News Release




Subject:   Power Restored in Lake City
For Immediate Release:   
2/5/2008  3:01:00 PM
For More Information Contact:


SEATTLE - Outage Was Caused by Tree Falling Into Power Line

A tree that fell into a power line was the cause of an outage that affected about 4,600 customers in the Lake City area today.

The outage was reported about 12:30 p.m. and repair crews restored service to all customers within an hour.

The general boundaries of the outage were NE 106th Street on the north, NE 75th Street on the south, Lake Washington on the east and 8th Avenue NE on the west. Not everyone in that area was affected.



- End -

Seattle City Light is a publicly owned utility dedicated to exceeding our customers'' expectations in producing and delivering low cost, reliable power in an environmentally responsible and safe way. We are committed to delivering the best customer service experience of any utility in the nation.

Seattle City Light
 

Current
SCL News Releases

Since January 2003


Archived
SCL News Releases

Prior to January 2003


Seattle City Light Newsroom

City of Seattle News Releases

Click here for more contact information! Customer Service
Call (206) 684-3000


The Seattle City Light Web Team:

Seattle City Light -- 700 5th Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98104-5031 -- 206.684.3000
Mailing address: 700 5th Avenue, Suite 3200, P.O. Box 34023 Seattle, WA 98124-4023