Georgia Power customers are experiencing widespread outages throughout the state as a result of the severe weather system that came through overnight. Repair and assessment crews have been mobilized and are assessing damage and beginning repair work. As of 10AM, 45,000 customers remain without power.
Remember, never touch any downed wire or low hanging wire, including Cable TV wires that touch a power line. Never pull tree limbs off power lines yourself or enter areas with debris or downed trees as downed power lines may be buried in the wreckage. Call Georgia Power at 1-888-891-0938 or 911 to report any downed power lines.
Receive outage notifications directly from Georgia Power by text, phone call or email. Customers can sign up for outage alerts following this link. Georgia Power will continue to provide summary outage information and estimated time of restoration for your area throughout the day.
A reminder about COVID-19: Social Distancing
Our crews are following the CDC’s recommended guidelines on social distancing. In the event a member of our team needs to work near your home or business, customers are asked to keep children and pets indoors and maintain the recommended six feet distance from crew members. Following these guidelines will help us ensure the health and safety of both our crew and our customers during this time.