Tag: City Light
Seattle City Light crews completed the steel pole installation two days early as part of a larger project to replace H-Frame towers for high-voltage transmission lines in the Duwamish neighborhood. With the second phase of work done ahead of schedule, traffic restrictions planned on the southbound MLK/SR900 on-ramp and southbound MLK/SR900 Sunday and Monday night have been cancelled.[More]
Posted: September 14th, 2014 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, Duwamish, h-frame, steel pole
Success! The osprey pair enjoy their new deluxe accommodations, provided by Seattle City Light. Photo courtesy of Sound Transit's Keith Sherry. In February, Seattle City Light and Sound Transit teamed up to build an osprey tower with a nesting platform, in partnership with Osprey Solutions, LLC. The platform is on the[More]
Posted: May 8th, 2014 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, Duwamish River, Metro, nest deterrents, nesting platform, osprey, Osprey Solutions, ospreys, Seattle City Light, Sound Transit
Univisión Seattle hosts Teresa Gonzalez (left) and Jaime Méndez (middle) sat down with Jorge Carrasco (right), CEO and General Manager of Seattle City Light for a discussion of the Strategic Plan Update. City Light CEO and General Manager Jorge Carrasco met with Teresa Gonzalez and Jaime Méndez of Univisión Seattle (KUNS-TV)[More]
Posted: April 2nd, 2014 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, community involvement, Community Outreach, Jaime Mendez, Jorge Carrasco, KUNS, KUNS-TV, Spanish, strategic plan, Teresa Gonzalez, Univision
A power outage is afffecting approximately 7,900 customers in the Burien/White Center area.[More]
Posted: February 20th, 2014 under Power Lines.
Tags: Burien, City Light, power outage, White Center
SEATTLE — City Light crews are working to restore power to various neighborhoods in the Seattle and its service territory. The outages are all weather-related. Below are some of the major outages in the area: North Substation -Serving Ravenna, Wedgwood, Bryant, View Ridge, Roosevelt, Hawthorne Hills -10,000+ customers without power -Estimated[More]
Posted: January 11th, 2014 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, outages, power, power outage, Seattle, Seattle City Light
Have you ever wondered what kids have to say about saving energy? Seattle City Light asked local students in grades 3-6 to illustrate how they can save energy and shrink their carbon footprint for the 2nd Annual Shrinking Bigfoot Calendar Contest.
More than 350 students throughout the utility’s service territory participated in this year’s contest, and 12 were chosen from a panel of judges. The winning artwork was developed into a 2014 calendar that will be sold to the public.
Winners also received a great prize package that included tickets to the Woodland Park Zoo and Pacific Science Center, safety and school supplies from Seattle City Light, and much more!
See more of the student’s artwork and the rest of our talented winners by purchasing your own 2014 Shrinking Bigfoot calendar for only $10. All proceeds benefit Project Share, a one-time emergency assistance program that helps customers with their electric bill. Visit www.seattle.gov/light/calendar to order yours today!
Posted: November 21st, 2013 under Power Lines.
Tags: calendar contest, City Light, energy conservation, Seattle City Light, Shrinking Bigfoot, students
After 5:30 p.m. this evening, a breaker failure in the North Substation caused a power outage to more than 43,000 customers. The cause of the breaker failure is still being investigated.As of 8:30 p.m., all 43,000 customers have been restored by crews.
Posted: November 8th, 2013 under Power Lines.
Tags: breaker failure, City Light, North Seattle, North Substation, outage, power
Last night, Mother Nature ushered in a September storm to remember; knocking out power to more than 21,000 City Light customers. Crews worked through the night and morning to restore power to various neighborhoods in Seattle and other outlying areas in its service territory. [More]
Posted: September 29th, 2013 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, power outages, preparedness, safety, Seattle
SEATTLE — Mother Nature knocked out power to more than 21,000 City Light customers around 5 p.m. today. City Light crews worked around the clock to restore power to various neighborhoods throughout Seattle and other outlying areas in its service territory. As of this 10 p.m. notice, there now are approximately 1,300[More]
Posted: September 28th, 2013 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, outages, power, Seattle
Crews have restored power to 7,000 customers affected by an outage in Lower Queen Anne. The outage was caused by a construction accident near the 800 block of First Avenue North. The City Light outage map is currently undergoing maintenance. The original outage boundaries were Barrett Street on the north, West Thomas[More]
Posted: August 21st, 2013 under Power Lines.
Tags: City Light, Queen Anne outage