Power will be temporarily cut to some Austin, Manitoba residents beginning Monday.
Manitoba Hydro says the brief outages will occur between 7:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. and last approximately 15 minutes each. About 960 customers will be affected.
The outage dates and times are:
- May 16: planned outage at approximately 7:30 a.m.
- May 17: planned outage at approximately 8:30 a.m.
- May 19: planned outage at approximately 7:30 a.m.
The interruptions are needed to allow Manitoba Hydro to safely upgrade equipment in the area.
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