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Posted on: December 11, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Dec. 11, 9:30 a.m. Update - 812 Remain Without Power

Melting Snow and Sidewalk

Delayed Openings and Cancellations

All parks remain closed except for Warhill, Chickahominy Riverfront Park and the James City County Marina. Updates on park openings will be posted on Facebook and Twitter

All convenience centers are open.

Curbside recycling collection for the week is pushed back one day.

Power Outages

As of 9:30 a.m. Dec. 11, approximately 812 Dominion Energy customers in the County are without power. Crews are continuing to work to restore power as soon as possible and Dominion plans to bring additional crews to the area as other communities in the Commonwealth are restored.  

Need Heat?

Anyone needing heat or showers can go to the Recreation Center (5301 Longhill Road) today until 9 p.m.

Heat is also available at the libraries (7770 Croaker Road and 515 Scotland Street) today until 9 p.m.

Stay at least 30 feet away from downed lines - consider them energized and dangerous. Report downed power lines to Dominion at 866-366-4357.

Use a flashlight; candles can cause a fire.

Check on neighbors.

Avoid carbon monoxide poisoning. Only use generators and grills outdoors and away from windows. Never heat your home with a gas stovetop or oven.

Additional information will be posted on the County’s website, Facebook and Twitter as it becomes available.

Media Contact:
Renee Dallman, Public Information Officer

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