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Crews work to fix downed utility wires on Monday, Oct. 31, 2011.(Photo courtesy: National Grid)

Patrick Signs Mass. Storm Response Bill

Mass. residents may soon feel the effects of a new law that aims to hold public utility companies accountable for emergency response services and notifications during power outages.



Mass. Senate Backs Bill On Power Outages

A bill that would apply more pressure on utilities to quickly restore power to customers after major weather events was approved Thursday by the Massachusetts Senate.


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Why Not Put The Wires Underground?

Why don’t the power companies put lines underground? – Scott, Graniteville (Westford)