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RPU preparing for possible snow storm

Monday, December 28th, 2015

Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) is preparing for significant snow storms forecasted to be in the Rochester area this afternoon into tomorrow. All necessary RPU staff are preparing to support electric and water operations in the event of a large snow storm. RPU is always prepared for emergency and outage situations.

In the event of the snow storm knocking down trees, tree limbs, or overhead power lines, do not go near the downed lines and call RPU’s outage line at 507.280.9191 immediately.

View RPU’s outage map at and follow RPU outage updates on Twitter @rpuoutages.