AEP continues working to restore power after Hurricane Hanna

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(Source: MGN Online)

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (KVEO) — AEP Texas says they are continuing to restore electricity to residents in the Rio Grande Valley.

According to a release, flooding and standing water have slowed down their effort at certain locations.

We appreciate customers’ patience and understanding as we work to restore service to those impacted as safely and as quickly as possible.

Our crews will continue to work tirelessly until they restore electric service to all customers who can receive power.

Below are the Estimated Times of Restoration (ETR) as stated in the release from AEP. Officials add these are estimated times and customers may have their power restored sooner.

  •  Pharr – 1,100; ETR: Friday, July 31, 9 p.m.
  • McAllen – 1,350; ETR: Friday, July 31, 9 p.m.
  • Mission – 2,800; ETR: Saturday, August 1, 9 p.m.
  • Harlingen – 1,265; ETR: Friday, July 31, 9 p.m.
  • San Benito – 4,000; ETR: Friday, July 31, 9 p.m. UPDATED
  • Weslaco – 3,600; ETR: Saturday, August 1, 9 p.m. UPDATED
  • Edinburg – 2,000; ETR: Saturday, August 1, 9 p.m.
  • Rio Grande City – 600; ETR: Friday, July 31, 9 p.m.

It also mentions that all personnel is following COVID-19 safety guidelines.

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