OPPD maintains nearly 250,000 wooden distribution poles – the power poles that bring power to customers’ homes.
The campaign also used teenagers and kids of OPPD employees to spread the safety message about kites.
Transportation department repairs and maintains all 1,283 pieces of the utility’s fleet so crews can respond quickly and safely.
An OPPD line crew, an inspector and others went to extraordinary measures to keep power flowing during historic flooding.
Medical professionals who tended to Kevin McCormick after he suffered a heart attack say his wife’s quick CPR action saved him.
Power strips have advanced to the point that they can detect electricity usage and cut off “vampire power” to devices.
March 25-29 is Severe Weather Awareness Week. Brush up on your severe weather safety with these tips.
The utility’s employees worked tirelessly to protect equipment and plants, even as floodwaters receded in the area.
There are a lot of questions right now about flooding. OPPD is here to help. Follow these steps and process to be reconnected.
As floodwaters rose, OPPD personnel worked hard to protect equipment and infrastructure – and provide power.