Ancaster power outage affects 300-plus customers


Published September 2, 2021 at 5:11 pm

A power outage in the west Hamilton community of Ancaster is expected to last until the early evening.

Alectra Utilities is reporting that 302 homes and businesses in the area of Wilson Street East to Golf Links Road to Hwy. 403 are affected by the outage. The expected time of resumption (ETR) is 7 p.m. on Thursday (Sept. 2).

UPDATE: As of 6 p.m., the outage is down to 21 customers, but their ETR is now 10 p.m.

Any intersections without working traffic lights are to be treated as all-way stops.

The hydro crews’ progress with restoring service can be tracked at

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