Friday’s severe weather in the New Castle County area caused outages for about 13,000 customers. We have assessed heavy tree damage and flooding. Crews are back working around the clock to restore service for our customers. View the damage we're assessing here: https://youtu.be/4MBuu50y92I
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Customers Urged to Prepare for Possibility of Outages
The National Weather Service predicts more hazardous winter weather for today and tomorrow. A storm moving north from the Gulf of Mexico is expected to deliver rain, sleet and snow to the mid-Atlantic region today, followed by a fast-moving storm from the northwest that could bring frigid temperatures and additional snow tomorrow. This severe weather has the potential to cause power outages. Crews are on alert to restore service as needed. Conectiv Power Delivery encourages customers to report outages to the company as soon as possible. (See the contact numbers below) The company offers the following tips to help customers prepare and stay safe.
If you experience an outage or see a downed or damaged power line, call Conectiv Power Delivery''s 24-hour emergency numbers:
Conectiv Power Delivery, a subsidiary of Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POM), provides safe, reliable and affordable regulated electric or natural gas delivery services to more than one million customers in New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia.