UPDATE: Thousands of Brampton residents lose power


Published June 11, 2021 at 10:06 pm


A power outage affected thousands of Brampton residents and businesspeople on Friday.

At 5:53 p.m. on Friday (June 11), Alectra Utilities said 6,877 businesses and homes were affected by a power outage. The affected area stretched from Dixie Road to Hwy 50 and from Mayfield Road to Cottrelle Boulevard.

By 7:30, all weer back up and running.

The utility’s progress with restoring power outages may be tracked at brampton.alectrautilities.com/outages.

It was the second outage in the area in as many days,. On Thursday, 186 homes and businesses in Mississauga lost power. That outage was resolved after 2½ hours.

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