NYSEG, RG&E announce restoration times following windstorm

NYSEG, RG&E announce restoration times following windstorm

February 25, 2019 04:55 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) -- NYSEG and RG&E announced restoration times for residents impacted by Sunday's windstorm. 

The companies plan to restore power to 95 percent of the customers affected by the significant wind event by 11:45 p.m. Monday. 

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The remaining customers will have their power restored by 11:35 p.m. Tuesday night. 

The companies also issued the following reminders for residents as they continue fixing power lines: 

  • Stay away from down power lines, even lines that appear dormant can be dangerous. 
  • NYSEG customers should call 1-800-572-1131 to report downed power lines or other hazardous situations.
  • RG&E customers should call 1-800-743-1701. 

You can also click here for RG&E outage information and here for NYSEG outage information.


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