The Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) announced a power outage scheduled Thursday in the Lower Marion Avenue area and areas in close proximity.

Power outage: Thursday, Dec. 5

Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Why: To upgrade the Charlestown 1 Feeder

Areas to be affected: Lower Marion Avenue and areas in close proximity

NEVLEC apologises for any inconveniences that may be caused by the outages and reminds customers that in each case service may be delayed later than the time specified. Customers are reminded to please take every precaution to safeguard electrical equipment during the interruption and restoration to the electrical supply.

Those seeking additional information are asked to call the customer service office at the following numbers:

Customer Service – 469-7243/7245 or 662-5799

Emergency Service – 469-9100 or 662-5811