Upper Peninsula, Michigan
UPPCO Plans Electric Outage in Sawyer area on November 11, 2011
(Ishpeming, MI)- To improve electric reliability, on Friday, November 11, Upper Peninsula Power Company (UPPCO) will undergo a planned electric outage for customers residing and doing business in the Sawyer area. About 1,500 UPPCO customers who live in this area will experience a three-hour power outage beginning at midnight Thursday until 3 AM Friday (3 hour outage).
UPPCO will be putting a mobile transformer in service to perform necessary maintenance.
Customers who live or do business in the following areas will be affected:
—Residential and business areas of Sawyer
A secondary outage will be required within the next few weeks to put the transformer back into service.
The company thanks its customers for their patience and understanding.
Customer Operations Supervisor
Upper Peninsula Power Company