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City Light work over Ship Canal will be finished in spring

Major repair work has been completed on two 200′ steel latttice towers holding high-voltage cables spanning the Ship Canal – one on Queen Anne side (Warren Ave. N.) and one on Fremont side (Phinney Ave. N.). Workers will return in the spring to pull new cables, bringing reliable backup power from Ballard Substation to Queen Anne and Magnolia.

Power restored to Shoreline and Lake Forest Park

Power Outage hits Shoreline and Lake Forest Pk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                           CONTACT: Mike Eagan Feb. 1, 2010                                                                                         phone: 206/615-1691                                                                                                                 pager: 206/540-7314     POWER OUTAGE NEARLY RESTORED IN SHORELINE AND LAKE FOREST PARK AREA   SEATTLE — Power has been restored to 97% of the 3,783 City Light customers Estimated time of complete restoration is within the hour. The… [ Keep reading ]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                           CONTACT: Mike Eagan Jan. 11, 2010                                                                                       phone: 206/615-1691                                                                                                                      PHIL WEST HEADS CUSTOMER SERVICE AND ENERGY DELIVERY FOR CITY LIGHT New Officer comes from Sacramento Municipal Utility District to Seattle   SEATTLE — Seattle City Light Superintendent Jorge Carrasco announces the arrival of… [ Keep reading ]

Power outage for 3000 in North End

Approximately 3,023 homes and businesses lost power in Seattle’s northend at about 1:50 p.m. today, affecting people primarily in the Loyal Heights, Crown Hill and Blue Ridge areas. A repair crew was immediately dispatched to identify the problem and make repairs. An estimate for when power might be restored is… [ Keep reading ]

Saturday Morning Seattle Center Power Outage

Early tomorrow morning, Saturday, Sept. 26th, power will be shut off at Seattle Center and in an area around it until approximately 7 a.m.  for emergency repairs to City Light’s electrical distribution system.  The approximate area of the outage is from Denny Way to Mercer St., from Queen Anne Ave. N. to… [ Keep reading ]

City Light Work Will Close Burke Gilman Trail

Seattle City Light has been able to move up its work to repair a 200-foot steel lattice tower on the north side of the Lake Washington Ship Canal. During the work, the Burke Gilman Trail must be closed intermittently for safety reasons while workers are on the tower. The closures… [ Keep reading ]