Power restored in Shoreline

A power outage in Shoreline that caused 2,500 customers to lose electricty about 5:30 a.m. has been fully restored as of 7:25 a.m.

A power outage in Shoreline that caused 2,500 customers to lose electricty about 5:30 a.m. has been fully restored as of 7:25 a.m.  Crews discovered a bird had caused a short circuit and tripped a circuit.  The rough boundaries were:

North: NE Perkins Way
South: NE 125th Street
West: Meridian Avenue South
East: 35th Avenue NE

Seattle City Light is the 10th largest public electric utility in the United States. It has some of the lowest cost customer rates of any urban utility, providing reliable, renewable and environmentally responsible power to nearly 1 million Seattle area residents. City Light has been greenhouse gas neutral since 2005, the first electric utility in the nation to achieve that distinction.