Franklin PUD has issued a statement concerning power cut-offs during the coronavirus outbreak and its good news for customers.

Franklin PUD will be suspending power shut-offs. The decision was announced by Senior Advisor of Public Relations Mike Gonzalez.

The current PUD office is set to close Monday or Tuesday but the drive-thru and drop-box locations are open.

Franklin PUD is expanding their drive-thru hours from 8 AM to 5 PM Monday-Friday

Gonzalez said:

“We decided to suspend shut offs because we know a lot of families may face some challenging times right now. If you have a family member that contracts coronavirus or you’re having financial difficulties please let us know, so we can make sure your family is safe and healthy,

You can check out more details on the Franklin PUD wavering shut-offs here