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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.


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