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October 03, 2012

South Side left without power more often than North Side - Chicago

Most of Chicago’s North Side got better electric service than most of the South Side in 2011, according to data ComEd has filed with the Illinois Commerce Commission.

The utility’s listing of each individual power outage in its annual reliability report showed the North Side had 15 wards with the smallest level of power outages, according to a Sun-Times breakdown of the numbers.

But on the South Side, only two wards made it into the lowest category of the Sun-Times analysis: wards that had fewer than 64,000 customer-hours of outages in 2011.

Read the Full Story Here: Sun Times