More than 1,000 homes and businesses in Downtown Hamilton are without power Tuesday afternoon (Feb. 16).
Alectra Utilities is reporting an outage in the area of Wilson Street to Young Street from John Street to Ferguson Avenue in the lower city.
Approximately 1,079 customers in the area without power.
#Outage in #HamOnt affecting approx 1079 homes and businesses from Wilson Street to Young Street and from John Street to Ferguson Avenue area. Crew dispatched. ETR 5:00pm. For more info visit https://t.co/QwYiVrDG0w #pwrout ^pa
— Alectra (@alectranews) February 16, 2021
The utility provider says crews are on the scene for repairs and the cause of the outage is under investigation.
Residents can expect a return to power around 5 p.m.