Power Outage Update 2/07/09

POSTED BY: Katie Jeffries
Sunday, February 7, 2010 - 12:57 PM
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 Information current as of 9:30 p.m.:

AEP is reporting power out to the below amount of customers:

Fairfield - 154

Morgan- 287

Licking- 126

Guernsey- 209

Coshocton- 251


The Energy Cooperative is currently experiencing power outages which are affecting a total of 500 members. 350 members are without power in Licking County (mostly in the Hanover and Marne area) and 120 members in Knox County (mostly in Apple Valley and Bladensburg area) with scattered outages throughout the service territory.

All available crews are presently working on the outages.

Outage restoration efforts are expected to continue through Tuesday morning for some areas.


If you are experiencing a power outage, please call The Energy Cooperative's Outage Reporting Service at 1-888-535-5732.

As of 3:30 P.M. Sunday Feb. 7th, Guernsey-Muskingum Electric has approximately 1,805 in Muskingum, and 1,430 in Guernsey.

All outages will not be restored today (Sunday).

All GMEC crews have been working, one crew from western Ohio arrived last night, and 4 Indiana Crews are expected this morning.

The heavy snow makes progress slow on back roads and particularly in right-of-ways. The biggest problem is heavy snow on tree branches, pulling down wires.

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