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Power restored in parts of southwest and south service area

Power has been restored to most of Burien, Normandy Park and SeaTac. Crews are still working to restore an outage in Tukwila that was caused by a construction crew cutting an underground cable.

Power out for U district U village and parts of Laurelhurst

Power outage affecting 5,158 customers

71 ton transformer delivered to Seattle City Light

Omega Morgan-Seattle used a special articulated tractor trailer rig to move the 71 ton transformer into the Seattle City Light’s Shoreline Substation.

Historic Gorge Inn gets much needed rehabilitation

The newly renovated Gorge Inn reopened its doors for the first time on May 23, 2014 after nearly four decades of neglect.

DOE official meets with local conservation business leaders

Leaders from Puget Sound environment and conservation businesses met to hear about the Department of Energy’s priorities in the effort to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions. Seattle City Light hosted a business roundtable Monday afternoon with the assistant secretary for intergovernmental affairs for the Department of Energy, Alice Madden. She explained that… [ Keep reading ]

Power restored: Power outage in West Seattle

A tree branch fell into power lines near SW Hanford Street and 46th Avenue SW in West Seattle about 9:30 a.m., causing a power outage affecting 10, 900 customers.

UPDATE: City Light Restored Power to Eastlake, Capitol Hill

Seattle City Light restores power to Eastlake-Capitol Hill neighborhoods

Regional Work Group Hopes to Reduce NW Utilities’ Earthquake Vulnerabilities

Understanding the seismic vulnerabilities utilities in the Pacific Northwest have and encouraging mitigation before the next big earthquake hits was the goal of the first meeting of the Northwest Electric Utility Seismic Group on Oct. 15. Seattle City Light hosted the meeting, which drew representatives from 10 utilities across the… [ Keep reading ]

Power fully restored in South Seattle

Seattle City Light crews have restored power to about 7,300 homes and businesses affected by a power outage Tuesday morning about 6:50 a.m.

Your chance to “Ask the Mayor”

It’s your turn to Ask the Mayor Join the conversation! Live, Tuesday, Aug.  27, 7 to 8 p.m. Now’s your chance to talk to the mayor about the issues that matter most to you. Can Seattle trust Chris Hansen? Will his secret Sacramento donation hurt NBA hopes here? Will gun-free… [ Keep reading ]