Yesterday evening a major storm BPU’s entire service territory. Excess winds up to 70 mph, lightening, downed trees and hail caused many electrical outages throughout the metro area. As a result, this could be a multi-day effort to restore power for all.
Crews have been working through the night and will continue working through the day to restore power. The number to call to report your outage if you haven’t already called it in is 913-573-9522. BPU crews are working as quickly as they can to power restored.
As of 12:00 pm today, there are still a little over 1,000 customers without power.