PUBLIC NOTICE: Repairs to 230-kV Transmission Power Pole August 7, 2019

Posted: August 5, 2019 at 12:00 am

Public Notice Update

Overton Power District No. 5 (OPD5) has been notified by their power supplier that they are scheduling repairs to a transmission power pole on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 6am-6pm. The power pole is located outside of OPD5’s service territory and is part of the 230 KV transmission line that feeds power from the regional grid into the Tortoise Substation.

There are no anticipated problems, and there should be no interruptions in service, however, due to the nature of the repairs, OPD5 suggests its customers to be prepared in the event of an unplanned power outage.

OPD5 will take the necessary steps to keep its customers, emergency personnel, local authorities, and first responders informed during the day until all repairs are completed.

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Overton, NV 89040
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Mesquite, NV 89027
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