Ameren Illinois nears completion of storm restoration work
Service to remaining areas expected no later than end of the Wednesday
Collinsville, Ill. (Nov. 19, 2013) – After battling weather and hazardous working conditions throughout the past two days, Ameren Illinois field crews and support staff have restored service to 94 percent of all customers.
As of 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, about 7,500 customers were without power, mostly concentrated in the hard-hit areas of Washington, Pekin, Bloomington, Danville and Gifford.
Estimated safe restoration times for all customers in Pekin, Groveland, Roanoke, East Peoria, Bloomington, Danville, Tuscola and Pana is the end of the day today. Restoration work is also in progress for customers in Washington and Gifford and both areas are expected to have service by the end of the day on Wednesday.