LAOAG CITY -— Some residents in Laoag and its neighboring town of Bacarra brace up for a hot weather as a 13-hour power interruption has been scheduled on May 7 starting 5 a.m. to 6 p.m.
In a May 6 advisory issued by the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN), in coordination with the Ilocos Norte Electric Cooperative (INEC) here, the lone power distribution utility said there was a need to carry out necessary maintenance and upgrading of its facilities.
The affected parts in Laoag include Barangays 12, 13, 23 and 27, whole of Barangays Barit-Pandan, Salet-Bulangon, Vira-Pammalian and Lagui-Sail.
The whole of Bacarra town is also affected except for Barangays Pasngal, Cadaratan, Cabusligan and Pungto.
INEC said normal operations will immediately resume after work completion. Customers and the general public are advised to take the necessary preparations and precautions for this scheduled interruption. PNA/northboundasia.com