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Power outage in Forest Grove and Erindale neighbourhoods, June 11

For immediate release: June 11, 2019 - 3:28pm

Saskatoon Light & Power is working on restoring power to the Forest Grove and Erindale neighbourhoods after a pole fire caused an outage earlier today.  

Approximately 2,000 homes will have power temporarily restored until approximately 8:00 p.m. when another outage will be required to complete pole replacement and repairs to the damaged equipment. This repair work is expected to take approximately two hours to complete.  
The Forest Grove School and approximate 120 surrounding residential properties will not have power restored until after the repair work has been completed. Please see the below map for the outage area. The orange area represents Forest Grove School and surrounding properties, the green area represents all others affected. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.  

 In the event of an outage, SL&P customers are advised to check the City’s website or follow @YXEServiceAlert on Twitter for updates.  

Map of outage area