By Erwin Beleo
SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) on Wednesday announced that a 9-hour power supply interruption will affect of La Union on Friday, December 7 and Sunday, December 9.
The power outahe will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will affect clients of La Union Electric Cooperative, Inc. (LUELCO).
On December 7, the affected towns are Naguilian, Burgos and some parts of Bauang and San Fernando City, while on December 9, affected areas are Bacnotan, Balaoan, San Gabriel, Santol, Luna, Bangar, Sudipen, and some parts of San Juan and San Fernando City, all in the province of La Union.
NGCP said the power outage will make way for the preventive maintenance, upgrading and/or replacement of rotten wood poles.
Normal operations will resume once all maintenance work are completed.