Scheduled power outages to affect Yongsan
YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea — Much of South Post is to lose power Saturday during a scheduled outage as Korea Electric Power Company workers conduct semiannual substation maintenance.
Areas to be affected include the following:
Black Hawk Village, the Collier Field House and housing units near Gate 19 will lose power from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.Itaewon Acres, U.S. Embassy housing, the Transportation Motor Pool and Yongsan Gas Station will lose power from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.Burger King, Popeye’s, the mini-mall, furniture store and Chosun Gift Shop will lose power from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.The commissary and Dragon Hill Lodge will not be affected by the outage.
Main Post also will see a split-second outage around 7 a.m. as the power load is transferred between circuits. The Area II Directorate of Public Works will notify occupants who could be affected.
A map of the affected areas is available on the Commander’s Access Channel (MWR Channel 3), according to the release.