Update: At 10:30 p.m., Clay Electric has 25,962 accounts without power, which means personnel have restored more than 47,000 accounts today. Crews will begin work at 6 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 9.
At 6:15 p.m.: Clay Electric made significant progress today by restoring power to more than 32,500 members as of 6:15 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8.
Beginning at 6 a.m. tomorrow morning, more than 150 Clay Electric Cooperative personnel, along with help from more than 650 construction and right-of-way personnel from other cooperatives and outside contractors, will continue in this major effort to restore service to members that were impacted by Hurricane Matthew.
Restoration of service in Alachua, Baker, Columbia, Gilchrist, Levy, Marion County (west of U.S. 301), Suwannee and Union counties is estimated to be substantially complete tonight.
Bradford, Clay, Duval and Putnam counties are estimated to be substantially completed by 10 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 9.
As Clay restores power in its western counties, those resources are being reallocated to Flagler, Lake, Marion and Volusia Counties to complete restoration. Further status updates will be provided for these remaining counties tomorrow, Sunday, Oct. 9.
To monitor the progress of the outage restoration please visit our outage map.