August 2, 2017

Efforts Remain Focused on Overhead Solution


This media brief serves as an afternoon update to the media advisory from 9:30 this morning.

Overhead Progress: Crews continue to construct the new overhead transmission line today. Lee Electrical Construction is installing the second of three cables needed for the overhead solution. New

River Electrical is working to prepare the cables for connections on both ends of the new line,ensuring that transmission restoration will happen as quickly and safely as possible.

Timeframe: The timeframe remains at 3-5 days from now.

Next update: More information will be shared this evening.

Thank You: CHEC appreciates your support in sharing this important information with residents and visitors.


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