If you encounter a downed power line, move a safe distance away and always assume that it is energized. While some energized wires spark and snap, others may not appear dangerous. Also, avoid floodwaters that can hide energized power lines and other hazards, or put you at risk of drowning. Download our Power Line Safety brochure.
If you see downed power lines:
Only qualified tree contractors should trim trees around power lines. Report tree limbs that may interfere with electric service. In addition to making tree safety around power lines a top priority, we encourage you to download this handy brochure and follow these guidelines:
Report a power outage using one of our convenient options.
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Every digging project, no matter how large or small, requires a call to 811. View the color code for marking underground utility lines.
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