LMUD announces brief outage for Westwood area today

LMUD crews have completed repairs on one of the two transmission lines between Susanville and Westwood, the Utility announced Friday, and a brief planned outage is expected between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. today, Aug. 27, in the  Westwood, Pinetown, Coppervale areas.
It is planned to take less than 15 minutes while crews work to transition those areas from the PG&E Hat Creek line back to Honey Lake Power.
Hamilton Mountain will remain without power; crews are still working to assess damages when fire conditions allow.