From BC Hydro:
Please be advised that BC Hydro contractor Henkels McCoy PEI are beginning system improvement work in Sparwood, Fernie and area.
Details and customer notifications regarding the work underway are:
BC Hydro is improving the reliability of the distribution system in Sparwood, Fernie and area from May 9th to October 31st through the replacement of fused cut-outs, and the installation of lightening arrestors and bird guards. Intermittent short power outages to some customers will be experienced during this time. The outages will affect small groups of customers at a time and will last for approximately one hour while work in specific areas is completed.
All affected customers will receive advance door-to-door notification from the contractor.
BC Hydro regrets any inconvenience this may cause to our customers and will restore service as quickly as possible. For further information please call 1-888-769-3766 (1 888 Power On). Customers are asked to protect all sensitive equipment.