Choptank Electric Cooperative has announced an emergency outage scheduled in the Ocean Pines area on Tuesday, Nov. 26 from 8:30-11 a.m. to make equipment repairs.
The outage will affect 266 members located on:
- Brandywine Dr.
- Twilight Ct.
- Tail of the Fox Dr.
- Fairhaven Ct.
- Harwich Ct.
- Concord Ln.
- Duxbury Rd.
- Boston Dr.
- Portions of Ocean Pkwy. near Brandywine Dr. to Boston Rd.
Members who are specifically affected by this outage will also receive an automated phone call confirming the outage. If you do not receive an automated phone call, or if your street is not listed, you will not be affected by this outage.
Choptank urges members to take the following precautions prior to an outage:
- Unplug electronics such as TVs or computers that are not connected to a power surge protector.
- As food spoils after four hours, avoid opening your refrigerator often or for prolonged times.
- Let others in your household know about the outage so they can plan accordingly.
If you have any questions regarding this planned outage, call Choptank’s Member Service Center at 1-877-892-0001, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.