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Service Alerts


Service Impact: 
Alert Date: 
02/07/2014 - 12:00am to 02/25/2014 - 04:00am
Outage Type: 
Unplanned Maintenance
Main Content
Alert Message: 

Update 5: This shutdown was successfullly completed. The building has been restored to utility power.  

Update 4: Con Ed will be shutting down electrical power in the building from 12:30am to 4:30am on Tuesday February 25, 2014 in order to switch from generator to utility power. 

Update 3: Con Ed will be shutting down the generator at 10 PM 02/16/14 for repairs.  Con Ed anticipates the repairs will take approximately 3 hours.  During this time, clients may experience a network outage.

Update 2: The repairs are not yet complete, and Con Ed is continuing to work on this project. An update will come with any further news.

Update: This Emergency electrical maintenance is taking longer than expected. Con Ed is repairing damage caused by a fire. They are anticipating a completion date of Monday night 02/10/14.

Con Edison will be performing emergency electrical maintenence at 729 7th Ave between the hours of 12:00-1:00am, Friday Feb 7.

During the scheduled time of this Service Alert, clients may experience a network outage.

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