Power Outage Affecting Residents in Downtown Burlington

If your power’s out this afternoon, you’re far from the only one.

Burlington Hydro reported around 5:20 p.m. that a power outage is currently affecting much of downtown Burlington.

The cause of the outage is a tree that was knocked down onto power lines, the company reports.

Crews have been dispatched and power is estimated to return at 7:00 p.m.

UPDATE:

Power has been restored for most residents, Burlington Hydro reports.

Ongoing weather conditions are hampering restoration efforts in area of GO Station on Queensway. Power is expected to return at 12:00 a.m. for the remaining residents.

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