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1200 In Grosse Pointe Woods WIthout Power

The same neighborhood northeast of Mack Avenue and Vernier Road is out of power and the estimated restoration is 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to DTE's outage map.

Approximately 1,200 DTE customers in are without power following what one resident described as a loud boom earlier this afternoon.

The DTE outage map shows the estimated restoration to be between 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. .

Earlier this summer, the neighborhood was without power for a weekend during one of the heat waves. The outage spurred .

The council requested informational follow-up meetings for the community that will allow residents to have details about what happened with the weekend outage. Mayor Robert Novitke said late last week that a specific date had yet to be set.

Related to today's outage, DTE crews have been spotted working in the area. A large crew was working near Goethe and Roslyn.

Patch is attempting to get more information about what caused today's outage.

DDPIII August 30, 2012 at 04:00 AM
Wow. Mr. waldmeir needs a hobby. Maybe AP or Reuters will pick up your riveting reporting of what will be forever known as The Great GPW Power Crisis of 2012! Never before have I seen such a town crier in all his glory...what a busybody! Tell me Pete, please tell me-do you also have "friends" on the 600 block of Sunningdale too? I simply HAVE to now how much money the 7 year old girl made on her lemonade stand there Saturday-AND- is she paying taxes on it? Go bulldog, go!
MRSPirateLarz August 30, 2012 at 04:47 PM
DDPIII, although I do find your rant against Mr. Waldmeir hilarious, please don't put your self on his level. He is a bully, and he is not going to change. I hate to see his juvenile behavior bringing others down to his pathetically low level.
walden schmidt August 30, 2012 at 08:06 PM
@Erwin - he probably cold called people in his GPW "phone book."
Pete Waldmeir, GP Woods August 31, 2012 at 08:29 PM
You guys are a scream. Same dozen people talking to each other on the Internet. Why don't you get out of the house once in a while and see how REAL people live. You'd be amazed at how isolated you are from reality..
Erwin M. Fletcher August 31, 2012 at 09:43 PM
So Pete do "real" people sit around all day and complain about the GPW Council and mayor, regardless of how irrelevant they may be to the story? I guess I shouldn't be so hard on you, it's clear your mind is as sharp as a bowling ball. Senility is a terrible thing to watch unfold, I wish you well in your battle against it.

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