Tracking Sandy: Utilities are on high alert ahead of Halloween storm


Utilities and governments along the East Coast are working to head off long-term power failures as forecasters predict a major storm to hit the region early next week.
Power companies from the Southeast to New England are telling independent contractors to be ready to help fix damage quickly and are asking employees to cancel vacations and work longer hours.
South Shore Utility Providers
NATIONAL GRID – Dial National Grid’s Toll Free Emergency Outage Reporting Number – 1-800-465-1212.
NSTAR - Dial NStar’s Toll Free Emergency Outage Reporting Number – 1-800-592-2000.


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