Power Restorations Underway, 13,571 Without in Commack

LIPA restores power to more than 10,000 in Commack since Tuesday afternoon, efforts still underway.


Long Island Power Authority has made significant  gains in restoring power to Commack. 

LIPA reports that 13,571 in Commack are still without power after Hurricane Sandy as of 8 a.m. Wednesday, down from 23,718 at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday. The utility company has restored approximately 43 percent of the outages in the Commack area. 

LIPA is still assessing the damage to its grid, which was widespread across Long Island. The power authority lists 51,474 out in the Town of Smithtown and 76,668 out in the Town of Huntington. 

The outages in Suffolk County have dropped slightly to 412,290 as of 8 a.m. There were 460,419 outages for the 6 p.m. Tuesday. 

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pbug56 October 31, 2012 at 10:51 PM
The Town Line area seems to have no power among many other places. But what bugs me is that LIPAsuction knows of trees and a broken pole down on LIVE wires on Ketay Drive North with a danger not only to passers by but also of this pulling down the nearest poles causing far more damage.
Janthony November 01, 2012 at 06:09 AM
Please Restore Townline Road !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 11/1 2:08am losing my mind


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