Hurricane Florence Update (Tuesday, Sept 18, 2018 – 7:00 pm)

1,171- Power Outages
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Crews restored power to approximately 1,500 customers today and will continue to work until all storm related outages are resolved. Most are anticipated to be restored by Wednesday, however, there will be others that will take an undetermined amount of time to restore because of the damage to their home either by wind, trees or flood waters.  PWC has prepared our water treatment plants and facilities for the river cresting on Wednesday.  The plants can operate safely with a river stage of  up to 65 ft.  PWC continues to run some of its sanitary sewer lift stations on back up generation or pump using Vactor trucks because of loss of power.