Outage planned Wednesday morning for Colonial Heights area


JOHNSON CITY – BrightRidge has a planned electric system outage scheduled for the Colonial Heights area on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The outage will allow BrightRidge crews to replace conductor wire and will affect service to approximately 120 customers. Customers affected include those residing on Hillandale Drive, Forest Hills Drive, Dogwood Drive, Chase Street, Willard Drive, and Ava Drive. Additionally, Hillandale Drive will be closed to through traffic. All motorists are urged to plan alternative routes and use the utmost caution when traveling in the area during the work period.

About BrightRidge

BrightRidge is a publicly owned electric utility serving 83,671 customers in Washington, Sullivan, Carter and Greene counties. It is the 10th largest local power company in the Tennessee Valley Authority service area. BrightRidge Broadband, a division of BrightRidge, offers nation-leading 10GB symmetrical fiber-to-the-premise services to more than 30,000 locations in its service area.