Friday, April 5, 2013
Town Hall is one of the building's affected.
There is currently a power outage along Mass. Ave. in Arlington Center, according to a town release. Town Hall phones and email are offline. According to NStar’s Outage Map, 85 customers were affected as of 11 a.m. Friday. Power is expected to be restored by noon, according to the town.
Sunday, January 27, 2013
Power should be fully restored with generators sometime between 1 and 2 a.m. this morning, according to an NSTAR spokeswoman.
With temperatures in the mid teens Saturday night, roughly 150 Arlington homes lost power shortly before 11 p.m. because of a faulty cable, according to NSTAR spokeswoman Mary Ellen Molloy. As of 11:50 p.m., 28 of those homes, on Jason, Central and Court streets, were still without power. Molloy said NSTAR should have power fully restored to the area with generators sometime between 1 and 2 a.m. this morning. Sign up for Arlington Patch’s breaking news alerts.
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Department of Public Works dispatcher says number of calls was higher than during Tropical Storm Irene.
Updated at 1:57 p.m. Nearly 950 Arlington homes are without power this Sunday afternoon as a result of last night's winter storm. According to NSTAR, about 4.5 percent of the company's 20,983 customers in town fell victim to power outages that are affected more than 111,000 statewide. The list of Arlington housesholds without power was upgraded from 560 this morning to nearly 950 by noon. According to the company, damage is still being assessed in Arlington. Several residents have reported downed trees and wires around town. A Public Works dispatcher said the department is sifting through eight pages of damage reports. "It's worse than Irene," he said, referencing the hurricane turned tropical storm that left some heavy damage in …