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Underground Electrical Upgrades Planned in Capitol Hill

In 2017, Seattle City Light crews installed underground electrical conduit, vaults and associated equipment in parts of the Capitol Hill neighborhood. This work was done as part of the City of Seattle’s ordinance to convert overhead power lines to an underground electrical system. The next step of this work involves pulling in cables to connect to the underground system. This is projected to begin in early March 2020.

Arroyo Community Meeting Scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017

Seattle City Light will be hosting a community meeting for Arroyo neighborhood residents on Thursday, December 14 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Westside School to discuss an unplanned power outage that took place on December 3. The meeting will also include information about the history of the neighborhood’s electrical infrastructure, and future upgrades for the Arroyo area.

City Light Completes Cable Injection in Lake Forest Park

Earlier this fall, Seattle City Light completed its silicone cable injection work in Lake Forest Park. The project began in September 2016 to enhance the reliability and extend the life of aging underground electrical cables in parts of Lake Forest Park by injecting them with silicone.

City Light to Upgrade Electrical Cable in Lake Forest Park

Seattle City Light will be upgrading the aging electrical cable in parts of Lake Forest Park to help improve the electrical reliability in the area. City Light’s contractor, Novinium, will test and where possible, inject underground cables with silicone to fill cracks in the cable insulation to prevent outages. If cables are not suited for injection, they will be replaced at a later time.

City Light Plans Silicone Cable Injection In Parts of Service Territory

Seattle City Light will start another project this October to enhance the reliability and extend the life of aging underground electrical cables in parts of Shoreline, Lake Forest Park and Seattle by injecting them with silicone.

Seattle City Light Hosts Blue Ridge/North Beach Meeting on Cable Injection Results

Seattle City Light will be hosting a community meeting on its electric cable injection project for customers in the Blue Ridge/North Beach neighborhood.

Seattle City Light Hosts Community Meeting on Electric Cable Injection Project Affecting Ambaum Boulevard

Seattle City Light will be upgrading the underground electrical cable system along a portion of Ambaum Boulevard SW beginning in early November. All affected customers have been notified by mail and are invited to a community meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 30, from 7– 8 pm at Mount View Elementary School, 10811 12th Ave. SW.

Windermere Customers Invited to Community Meeting

Seattle City Light is hosting a community meeting tonight, June 6, at the Laurelhurst Community Center, for customers in the Windemere area to learn about a project that will extend the life of their underground cables.

Blue Ridge/North Beach Community Meeting

Seattle City Light is hosting a community meeting this Wednesday evening, Nov. 9, where Blue Ridge/North Beach residents can learn about a project that will extend the life of their underground electrical cables.

Magnolia Cable Injection Work Postponed

Seattle City Light has postponed scheduled underground cable injection work in Magnolia for the rest of this week due to cold weather.  Customers will be notified of the new planned outage dates.