North Bass Island Receives Emergency Power Generator

Terry Jenkins, resident Ohio Edison representative on South Bass Island, reports a crew of power workers and Caterpillar representatives placed a heavy-duty generator on North Bass Island today.  Concerns about the underwater power line from Middle Bass to North Bass prompted Ohio Edison officials to engage preventative actions for the winter season.  Mr. Jenkins reports the generator should supply up to a week’s electricity for the North Bass Island residents in the case of an emergency.power_North Bass_12022015power_North Bass 2_12022015

Photos courtesy of Terry Jenkins