Versant Power crews have scheduled a planned power outage on Tuesday, August 18th for  emergency maintenance repair of a broken pole. The outage will impact parts of East Machias. Whiting, and Marion Township on Tuesday, August 18. The work will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will take approximately 3 hours to complete.

Affected areas include Route 1, Main Street, Gardner Lake Road, Water Street, Sand Beach Road, Chases Mill Road, Ricardo Lane, Partridge Lane, Tech Landing Road, Peninsula Road, Rocky Lake Road, Gaddis Road, Cottage Road and High Head Road.

Motorists are urged to slow down or move over and change lanes, when possible, if approaching utility crews working on roadways. Customers with questions or concerns may call the Customer Contact Center at (207) 973-2000