Who to call if you lose power and where to track local outages

CLEVELAND - With high winds expected to hit Northeast Ohio on Sunday, there is a possibility of widespread power outages.

First Energy customers are asked to call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877) to report any outages or downed power lines.

Remember: if you see a downed power line, do not touch it.  First Energy asks that you assume that all downed lines are live and dangerous.

If you are a First Energy customer (This includes The Illuminating Company and Ohio Edison), you can track the number of power outages in your community here: http://outages.firstenergycorp.com/oh.html

Cleveland Public Power customers are asked to call 216-664-3156 to report outages. This number is available 24 hours a day.

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