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Possible interruption of electrical supply in East London

Jan 29, 2020
Possible interruption of electrical supply in East London

East London - The Buffalo City Municipality has advised businesses and residents that electricity supply will be interrupted to consumers supplied by Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality in East London from 07h00 to 17h00 on Sunday, 2 February 2020, weather permitting.

"The Alternate date for this outage is Sunday, 9 February 2020," the Metro said.

"The purpose of the interruption is for BCMM to carry out maintenance."

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The areas affected in this outage are as follows:
• Fleet Str
• Hill Str
• Buffalo Str
• Thorne Str
• South Str
• Commissioner St
• Church St
• Oxford Str
• Cambridge Str

"As the power may be restored at any time between these hours, consumers are warned to treat all apparatus as being live throughout the whole period," the Buffalo City Metro added.

"It is strongly recommended that all non-essential appliances be switched off or disconnected from the supply during this period in order to prevent damages thereto when the supply is restored."

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