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Maintenance outage to affect customers in western foothills


AUGUSTA, ME, June 18, 2010 – Central Maine Power Company (CMP) needs to disrupt power to an estimated 1,370 customers in five western foothills towns early Sunday morning, June 20, to perform maintenance on a circuit that serves the area. Workers need to replace poles and upgrade other equipment on the distribution grid to enhance service to the area.


The outage will begin at midnight. CMP expects to have power restored by 5 a.m. Sunday. In the event of inclement weather, the work will be postponed to the same early-morning hours on Sunday, June 27.


“This outage is needed so our crews can work on this equipment safely and efficiently,” says CMP spokesman John Carroll. “We scheduled this work for the overnight hours to minimize inconvenience to customers, and we appreciate everyone’s understanding.”


The outage will affect the following streets and roads:


Albany: Andrews Road, Bean Camp Line, Bethel Road, Corriveau Line, Dion Line, Dundee Road, Hill Top Line, Hunts Hill Road, Hutchinson Pond Road, Johnson Line, Lapham Road, Mason Road, Old Route 5, Paradise Road, Patties Mills Road, Perante Line, Pine Hill Line, Proctor Pond R/W, Sawin Hill Road, Songo Pond Camp Line, Songo Pond Road, Songo Road, Stearns Road, Waterford Road


Bethel: Field Road, Moose Lane, Paradise Road, Songo Pond Camp Line, Songo Pond Road, Wheeler Acres, Wheeler Road, Whitney Lane


Lovell: Amos McKeen Road, Bailey Line, Bradley Pond Line, East Stoneham Road, Five Kezar Line, Moller Lodge Line, North Lovell Landing Road, Rattlesnake Island Road, Sheep Island Road, Slab City Road, Slide Inn Road, Southwest Lane, West Stoneham Road


Stoneham: Adams Road, Barker Line, Barker Road, Birch Avenue Extension, Birch Avenue, Brookside Drive, Button Bridge Road, Collins Drive, Coughlin Lane, Cullen R/W, East Stoneham Road, Five Kezar Line, Gurney Point Line, Harding Hill Road, Hay Road, Hutt Road, Jones Line, Littlefield Road, Long Hill Road, Marina Road, McCallister Road, Melrose Road, Merrill Farm Road, Miller Road, Moller Lodge Line, North Waterford Road, Ray Road, Slab City Road, Slide Inn Road, Stevens Road, Trout Lake Road, Virginia Lake Road, Virginia Lake R/W, Warren R/W, Wild Acres Line, Wilhelm Line


Waterford: Albany Road, Barber Line, Beacon Hill Road, Beech Hill Line PVT, Bell Line, Button Line, Chadbourne Road, Five Kezar Line, Five Kezar Road, Flanders Lane, Foster Line R/W, Hatstat Road, Hemlock Brook Line, Henley Hill Road, Hershey Road, Higgins Road, Hill Line R/W, Home Farm Road, Hunts Hill Road, Janis Road, Linscott Drive, Long Pond Road, McAllister Line, McDaniels Road, McIntire Road, New Road, North Waterford Road, Norway Road, Old Town Road, Papoose Pond R/W, Papoose Pond Road, Pettengill Line, Rec Hall Road, Rice Hill Road, Sawyer Road, Smith Street, Stoneham Road, Swett Brook Road, Tower Road, Valley Road, Warren Brook Road, Waterford Road, Weill Line



About Central Maine Power Company (CMP): Central Maine Power Company, a subsidiary of Iberdrola USA, is Maine’s largest electricity transmission and distribution utility. The company delivers about 9 billion kilowatt hours of electricity annually to more than 600,000 homes and businesses, representing about 80% of Maine’s annual consumer sales of electricity. The company has been ranked #1 in customer satisfaction three times by J.D. Power and Associates. For more information, visit