CAEC sends aid for Hurricane Michael Restoration

On Thursday morning, Oct. 11, Central Alabama Electric Cooperative (CAEC) released 16 journeyman linemen and two warehousemen accompanied with equipment to assist Wiregrass Electric Cooperative, in Hartford, Ala., in the restoration of widespread power outages following high winds and flooding associated with Hurricane Michael.

Alabama is part of a nationwide network of nearly 1,000 electric cooperatives that come together to assist each other in times of disaster.