St. John Valley

Electrical system work planned on June 30

FORT KENT, Maine — Versant Power crews have scheduled maintenance to the electrical system in Fort Kent, New Canada and Wallagrass on Tuesday, June 30. 

The work will begin at 5 a.m. and will take approximately one hour to complete, said company spokeswoman Judy Long in a June 25 statement.

Areas affected will include Caribou Road from the switching station in Fort Kent to the Daigle Cross Road in New Canada, including Cemetery Hill Road and Emerson School Road, as well as parts of Strip Road, New Canada Road and Fox Road. 

Customers may experience service interruptions during this time as crews work to make repairs safely and prevent future outages.  

In case of rain, the work will take place on Wednesday, July 1.

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