A planned power outage is scheduled for tomorrow, February 19 from 8 AM to 4 PM south of Sheldon Street, including Gold Hill, and south Virginia City.
Things to know... 1. Traffic may be limited in the area depending on the nature of the required work 2. Estimated outage times could change once crews arrive on scene to begin work 3. If you rely on electrically operated medical equipment, please have an alternate source of power on hand such as batteries 4. If you plan to use a back-up power supply such as a generator, please visit nvenergy.com/safety for important safety reminders 5. You may want to back up computer data, unplug televisions or switch off surge protectors as a precaution 6. Food will last up to eight hours if refrigerators and freezers are kept closed 7. Garage door openers and cordless phones will not operate during an outage