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originally posted by: violet
Did you even look at your own source?
It's a maintainence upgrade for the dense idiot who wrote this piece. He enclosed a screenshot at the bottom of the page, stating that was the case and even circled it in red to prove it.
These happen all the time , it's why they do it overnight so people are asleep not bitching they couldn't do their work or banking.
IT IS NOT A DRILL OR SHUTDOWN TO THE ENTIRE NATION
Just his neighbourhood while they fix or upgrade wiring, or whatever needs doing.
For instance, here BGE, Baltimore Gas and Electric, lists a planned outage on 9/11/2014 for 9:00 AM. It is to last for 5496. I'm gathering minutes.