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The big number


April 16, 2018 | Laura King-Homan | big number, OPPD employees, T&D

WHAT IS IT? The number of lineworkers employed by OPPD. This number includes employees in positions ranging from cable splicer and line technician to troubleshooter and meter technicians.

The men and women who make up this group are often the public face of the utility in neighborhoods and around the community and are key to maintaining reliable electric service.

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About Laura King-Homan

Laura King-Homan is the managing editor of The Wire and a communications specialist at the Omaha Public Power District. She has nearly 20 years of print journalism and design experience, including the Omaha World-Herald.

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