Published Jan. 23 2018
Updated Jan. 24 2018
UPDATE: Power has been restored to most residences in the Gooderham area leading Highlands East to close the Gooderham community centre on Jan. 24. Water can still be obtained at the Gooderham municipal offices.
Those with emergencies should call 911. Anyone requiring assistance can call acting fire chief Chris Baughman at 705-455-2747.
The municipality of Highlands East will be opening the Robert McCausland Memorial Community Centre on Jan. 23 at 6 p.m. for those without heat and hydro. Freezing rain caused thousands of people in the Haliburton Highlands to lose power Tuesday morning with Hydro One estimating some may be without electricity until Thursday.
Some of those without power are in the Glamorgan area of Highlands East which prompted the municipality to issue the following press release: