Power Restored To All WMGLD Customers, Yard Waste Site Open Wednesday
Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light reports all customers have power restored. DPW announces curbside waste collection hours.
In an announcement on the town website, DPW Director Richard Stinson reported that storm cleanup will be underway in town throughout the week, and that curbside yard waste collection is this Saturday, Nov. 3. Waste must be outside by 7 a.m.
Residents can also use the Nahant Street Yard Waste site Wednesday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and on Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. Refuse and recycling is reportedly on a normal schedule.
Those who still have electrical problems can call 781-246-6363 while the DPW tree and debris line is 781-246-6301.
Elswhere, a check with Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light finds that all of its customers have had their power restored with help from a steady response through much of Monday. At the height of the storm, a utility spokesman reported that about 1,000 customers were without power.