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Cepalco: 11-hour blackout to affect Carmen on May 20

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Cepalco: 11-hour blackout to affect Carmen on May 20

Friday, May 19, 2017

THE Cagayan Electric Power & Light Company Inc. (Cepalco) announced an 11-hour power interruption Saturday, May 20, which will affect portions of Carmen village, Cagayan de Oro City.

In its advisory posted on their website, Cepalco will facilitate cross-arm replacement of 69KV and 34.5KV pole structures along Villarin street, Carmen.

The power distribution utility will cut electricity for 11 hours from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Areas affected include Villarin street, Carmen from National Irrigation Authority (NIA) office up to Chinatown including St. Mary's Academy, Sta. Cruz and Coop village, Golden Village, City Hospital-DOH area, COWD reservoir, and Country Village Hotel;
Serina street from Villarin street down to Madonna and Child Hospital; Max Suniel street from Villarin street down towards portion of Mabolo street including Matilde Neri streets, Dabatian street and COC-Phinma area; and portion of Lirio Extension area.

Cepalco said power will be restored immediately after the line works are completed even earlier than scheduled. (Alwen Saliring)

Published in the SunStar Cagayan de Oro newspaper on May 20, 2017.


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