Mercedes, TX., 7/28/2020– Magic Valley Electric Cooperative MVEC crews continue working to restore service to the approximately 10,415 remaining members affected by Hurricane Hanna.
At the peak of the outages, more than 75,000 MVEC members were without power. We have been able to restore more than 64,585 outages in the last 48 hours since Hurricane Hanna.
Safety is our top priority and we are focused on the safety of our members, communities and crews while we attempt to restore power to all affected members.
We have over 70 MVEC lineman out in the field, along with our contractors working to safely restore power.
Magic Valley encourages everyone to treat all downed power lines and poles as if they are energized and to notify the cooperative or local law enforcement officials of downed lines as soon as possible.
Magic Valley serves more than 126,138 member accounts throughout 7 counties in The Rio Grande Valley. The cooperative’s headquarters is located in Mercedes with full-service offices in Edinburg, Pharr and Brownsville. For the latest news and information, visit www.magicvalley.coop or https://www.facebook.com/MagicValleyEC