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Planned Outages Summer 2019

(Updated Aug 20, 2019)

Eastern Maine Electric Co-op has scheduled several planned outages for summer 2019. Outages are planned when projects can not be safely and efficiently completed with the power lines electrified.
Prior to planned outages, the Cooperative calls each affected member for whom we have a valid phone number. If you are affected by one of these outages and did not receive a phone call, please confirm that we have a valid phone number for you by calling (800) 696-7444 during billing hours and pressing menu option 2 for the Billing Department.
Given below is the list of these scheduled outages.
Outage Date
Scheduled Time of Day
Purpose of Outage
Thursday, August 22, 2019
8:00 - 10:00 am
Crawford, Wesley, Day Block Township and Township 26
The outage is to accommodate the Maine Department of Transportation heavy road construction equipment. 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
4:30 am - 7:00 am
Central Street
Depot Street
Weatherbee Street
Relocate power lines
July 24, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Codyville
  • Lambert Lake
  • Topsfield (On Route east of Route 1)
  • Vanceboro
Relocating power lines
to new poles.
UPDATE: 11:00 am Wednesday-The outage is now expected to continue until 11:30 a.m. Line workers have found some broken insulators that should be changed out now to avoid unplanned problems in the future.  

Outage Concluded

July 25, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • New Limerick
  • Linneus​
  • Hodgdon
  • Cary
  • Amity
  • Orient (North of the Boundary Road)


Energizing the ten-mile conversion to three-phase power down Drews Mill Road to the Oakfield Rd almost to Route 2A in Linneus.

Outage Concluded

Aug1, 2019
10:00 am until Noon
(Revised 7/26/19)
  • Carroll
  • Kossuth
  • Lakeville
  • Lee
  • Prentiss
  • Springfield
  • Webster
  • Kingman
  • Macwahoc
  • Molunkus
    Topsfield (West of Route 1on Route 6)


To accommodate heavy road construction equipment used by the Maine Department of Transportation.
Postponed until August
To Be Determined
  • Crawford
  • Wesley
  • Day Block Township
To accommodate road construction by the Maine Department of Transportation.
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