Service interruption planned for Wellsburg area

WELLSBURG – Mon Power has planned an electricity service disruption in the north Wellsburg area from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday.

The outage will affect approximately 1,000 customers and will involve repairs on equipment at the North Wellsburg substation, according to information released by the company.

Mon Power will attempt to contact the customers served from this substation by phone prior to the outage.

The area affected includes all of the northern section of Wellsburg from 10th street north, including, but not limited to: the lower portion of Rabbit Hill Road; Commerce Street from 10th Street and going north; Pleasant Avenue from 10th Street and going north; Charles Street from 10th Street and going north; Valley View Drive; Brinker Road; White Bell Circle and the lower portion of Skull Run Road.

In the event of inclement weather, the planned outage will be rescheduled to Oct. 19.

If customers have questions, they can call Mon Power Customer Service at 1-800-686-0022 for more information.