CONED SAYS ENGINEERS WORKING TO CORRECT PROBLEM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2012 9 p.m.
Con Edison Reports Power Outages to Areas of Mid to Lower Manhattan
NEW YORK – Con Edison is reporting power outages to a large section of Manhattan stretching from East 39th Street to the lower tip of Manhattan. The outage was caused by flooding in company substations and engineers are working to correct the problem. The Company said approximately 250,000 customers in Manhattan are without power.