UNSCHEDULED POWER OUTAGE IN PROGRESS–
Due to Earlier Large Fire in Area
Parts of Talofofo and along Route 17 to Apra Heights Area
The fire was extinguished and GPA crews are working to replace a 55-foot power pole, with lines and hardware(s).
GPA has re-routed power to all customers in the area affected by the earlier outage.
At the time the new power pole is set in place, and the line and hardware(s) ready to be energized, customers can expect a brief 10-minute outage.
Customers affected in the area: Talofofo, from the Talofofo Golf Course area along the left side to Route 17 towards Apra Heights, Bishop C. Flores Street, past the GPA wind turbine
Customers using backup generators, please ensure your main breaker is in the OPEN position to ensure the safety of the GPA crews working on the lines.
GPA regrets the inconvenience caused to customers in these areas, but the outage is necessary as a safety precaution while the GPA crews are performing this work.
Your cooperation is appreciated.
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Editor’s note: Customers, may view this power outage information on GPA’s Facebook page.