Nearly 1,100 lose power of Grand Haven’s south side

Nearly 1,100 Grand Haven Board of Light & Power customers on Grand Haven's south side lost power this morning after a transformer tripped at a substation. According to BLP Controller Kristin Kratt, the transformer that caused the problem is located at a substation near D&W Fresh Market, 1116 Robbins Road. "They suspect that it might have been a bird (that tripped the transformer),' she said.
Alex Doty
Apr 7, 2011

Kratt said the power outage lasted a total of 15-20 minutes for most customers. It impacted D&W; Harbor Dunes Medical Center, 1445 Sheldon Road; and Pinewood Place, 1500 S. Ferry St.

All BLP customers were reported back online at 9:30 a.m.

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