Power Outage in Sitka, AK

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How to Report Power Outage

Power outage in Sitka, Alaska? Contact your local utility company.

City & Borough of Sitka, AK
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(907) 747-1818


CBS encourages residents to prepare for winter - KINY

Sitka, Alaska (KINY) - The City and Borough of Sitka (CBS) says if residents are not yet prepared for the approaching winter, now is the time.

Nov 5, 2022

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There is a down powerline on my street. KY route 201 in Sitka, KY. I've tried to contact the power company, but they didn't have anyone available to talk to. I just thought somebody should know. Thank you.

Alisha | March 04, 2023  

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Power Outage FAQs

What is Power Outage?

Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.

What Causes Power Outages?

  • Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.

What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?

  • Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
  • Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
  • Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
  • Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.

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Sitka, Alaska

City Sitka
County Sitka
State Alaska (AK)
Country United States
Zip Codes 99835

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