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Residents in these areas might not have electricity on Friday due to repairs

Oct 24, 2019
Residents in these areas might not have electricity on Friday due to repairs

Port Elizabeth - The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality on Thursday advised residents and businesses in these areas to expect disruptions due to maintenance and repair work at the Lorraine electricity substation on Friday.

The repair work will take place between 06:00 in the morning and 06:00 in the evening.

All areas fed from Lorraine substation will be affected: Brymore, Glenroy Park, Goldwater, Greenshields Park, Hancorn, Heatherbank, Kragga Kamma Park, Kamma Park, Lorraine, Lorraine Manor, Lovemore Heights, Lovemore Park, Miramar, Overbaakens, Pinelands, Pine Grove, Southmead, Salisbury Park, Springfield, Theescombe, Vikingvale, Willow Glen, Weybridge Park, Woodlands, Walmer Heights, Walmer Downs and surrounding areas.

"Only if weather conditions do not only for work to continue, Saturday (26 October) is earmarked as an alternative date," the Metro said.

"All electricity installations should be treated as live for the duration of the outage."

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