Update: Power outage impacts over 800 homes and businesses in Hamilton


Published August 17, 2023 at 10:05 pm

A power outage in Hamilton is impacting 876 homes and businesses in the downtown area this evening (Aug.17).

Alectra Utilities said the outage is weather-related and crews have been dispatched to the locality.

The estimated time of restoration is set at 1:30 a.m. tonight.

Local residents and businesses are encouraged to stay informed through Alectra Utilities’ website and to exercise caution during the power outage.

Update: Around 7 a.m. today (Aug. 18), Alectra said the downtown power outage was now affecting approximately 228 homes. Crews are working on the problem. The estimated time of restoration is 10 a.m.

Courtesy: Alectra Utilities


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