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Deep Creek Lake Crossing Power Line Repairs Rescheduled for Thursday, January 17, 2013

Last Updated on Jan 16, 2013 at 8:10am | Human Resources

Deep Creek Lake Crossing Power Line Repairs - Rescheduled to
Thursday, January 17, 2013 due to adverse weather forecast for Wednesday

Potomac Edison Operations has determined it will need to reschedule the
outage, originally scheduled for Wednesday to Thursday from 8 am  to 11 am
due to weather.

Customers are being notified by phone about the outage. There are
approximately 3220 customer affected by the 3 hour outage on Wednesday. The
northern border of the outage is the Rt. 219 Bridge/Rock Lodge area south
to Kings Run Road. Areas affected to the east from Rt. 219 include Rock
Lodge, State Park, Foy Road, Glendale Road, and Rt. 495 north to Lower New
Germany Road and south Rt. 495 to Kurts Corner. The areas affected to the
west of the Rt. 219 Bridge include Lake Shore Drive, parts of Mayhew Inn
Road, Bray School Road and Oakland Sang Run Road to and including the State
Parks.Additionally, 850 customers in the area surrounding the area outlined
above will be affected by 1 or more short duration outages of 5 minutes or
less between 8 am and 3 pm on Wednesday as crews complete repairs and
perform switching operations.The McHenry, WISP Resort, Garrett College and
area to the north will not be affected by the outage on Wednesday, nor will
the Oakland area south of Kings Run Road.

If additional information is needed please call 1-800-686-0011.