WEATHER

Utility Outages

Call Before You Dig 1-800-482-7171

WATER: Keep an emergency supply of water on hand (approximately 3 gallons per day per adult). If power is lost in subfreezing weather, take action to keep the pipes from freezing or drain them before they freeze.

Adams Township Department of Public Works- 482-4420
Chassell Township Water- 523-4000
Houghton City Water- 482-1700
Lake Linden Village Water- 296-9911
Michigan American Water Company- 337-3502
Osceola Township Water- 482-8578
Portage Lake Water and Sewer- 487-9820
Torch Lake Area Sewage- 296-0072
If you have a private well or on-site treatment contact the Western U.P. District Health Department- 482-7382

GAS:
Peninsular Gas- 337-2312
SEMCO- 1-800-562-9734
Ferrell Gas- 1-800-717-5900
All Star Gas- 523-4506

ELECTRICITY: If you buy a generator, it must be separated from the power company's system. A transfer switch must be installed by a qualified electrician so that electricity can not backfeed into company power lines and harm line personnel.

Ontonagon REA- 1-800-562-7128
UPPCO- Emergencies- 1-800-562-7809
Wisconsin Electric- Emergencies- 1-800-242-9137

Telephone
ATT&T- 1-800-222-0300
SBC 1-800-244-4444
Baraga Telephone- 1-906-353-6644 (Helpline- 1-906-334-4357)
Midway Telephone- 1-906-472-2500
Sprint- Service- 1-800-877-4646
UP Telephone- 1-906-639-2111

Cable
Charter Cable- 482-2040



 

 

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