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More Than 1,500 Attleboro Customers Without Power in Attleboro

Tropical Storm Irene has wreaked havoc on several in Attleboro neighbhorhoods.

Downed power lines on South Main Street, Payson Street, Thacher Street and County Street in Attleboro have caused more than 1,500 power outages in Attleboro. 

More than 290,747 National Grid customers in Massachusetts have been affected by power outages. 

National Grid trucks have been spotted in Attleboro and surrounding communities. National Grid sources speaking on anonymity said the power outages will take between two days to one week to repair. Repair work will begin in those communities hardest hit with outages. 

Sources said Monday will be a "big day" for repairs. Department of Public Works employees will be tasked with removing trees out of out the roads and National Grid employees will be tasked with removing trees entangled in power lines.  

Patricia Resende September 01, 2011 at 02:18 AM
Linda, power is back on Lindsey Street.
Linda September 01, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Tracey / Patricia, thanks for your responses!
CC September 01, 2011 at 07:18 PM
I got power finally last night. I live on maple street. Im still sad that some people in attleboro don't have power. NG doesn't have high marks in my book.
Edward Williams October 07, 2011 at 11:51 PM
I live at the corner of S. Main & Short st. during the national grid debacle... Had knee surgery prior to the storm... No no ice , no PT... MORE PAIN .....& ADEMA.... Lost food (spoiled )... Didn't hear of FEMA reimbursement......... What can I do ... Very angry
David October 30, 2012 at 03:21 PM
Anyone have any update on power outages on Mendon Road in South Attleboro. My Mom lives at the "Castle"

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