Electric Restoration Effort Continues

(Poughkeepsie, NY)  --  Central Hudson crews have restored power to more than 45,000 customers of the more than 74,000 customers who lost power during the violent storms on Tuesday.  

A field force of nearly 470 electric line workers, approximately 180 tree trimmers and a support staff of hundreds is involved in the power restoration effort.  Central Hudson is distributing dry ice and bottle water at several locations until 5pm today or until supplies run out.

Distribution sites:



East Fishkill Town Hall

330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction

Fishkill Town Hall

807 Route 52, Fishkill

10 a.m. Chelsea Fire House

15 Liberty St., Chelsea (Town of Wappinger)





Wallkill Fire House

18 Central Ave., Wallkill


Middle Hope Fire House

5172 Route 9W, Newburgh

Newburgh Armory

321 S. William St., Newburgh

Cornwall Town Hall

183 Main St., Cornwall



11:30 a.m. Phillipstown Rec Center

107 Glenclyffe Road, Garrison

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