A planned power outage is scheduled for today, Thursday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to 12 Noon as crews conduct emergency electrical maintenance and repairs.

The planned outage will affect the Ponoka Aquaplex, which will be closed from approximately 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Regular programming and swimming lessons will be cancelled during that time. Regular programming is expected to resume at approximately 12 Noon once the planned outage ends. Aquaplex programming scheduled before 8 a.m. tomorrow should be unaffected by the planned outage.

Other properties in Ponoka that will be affected by the power outage tomorrow include the following areas:

• North of 46 Avenue, east of 54 Street, south of 48 Avenue, and west of 51 Street;

• North of 46 Avenue, east of 51 Street, south of 47 Avenue, and west of the back alley that runs north and south just west of 50 Street;

• North of Highway 53, east of 54 Street, south of 46 Avenue and west of 52 Street (except for three properties between 44 Avenue and 43 Avenue Close – see attached map); and

• East of 52 Street, south of 46 Avenue, west of Hammy’s, and north of the alley that runs east and west behind Hammy’s.

If you have questions, please phone 403-783-4431.