Most Jefferson County Residents Have Power Back

power-line-482546_1280JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – Electric companies in the region have restored power to most residents in the region after Monday’s severe storms, but more than 1,200 are still without electric service.

According to website figures on the three main utility providers in the region, Central Electric Cooperative, Penelec and Unilec, there are about 1,266 customers with power as of Tuesday night at 10:30 p.m.

For CEC, 197 of its customers in Clarion County are without power, and about 473 in Venango remain without electric.

Central Electric Cooperative, Inc. is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative serving approximately 25,000 members with over 3,000 miles of distribution line in portions of Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Clarion, Forest, Mercer, and Venango counties. Find out more by visiting www.central.coop.

For Penelec customers, there are less than 600 without power in Clarion, Venango, Forest, and Jefferson counties. That’s down from 3,400 Tuesday afternoon.

Clarion has the most power outages with 122, Forest has 120, Venango has 311 and Jefferson has less than five.

Unilec has about 19 customers in Farmington Township still without power.


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