Broken Line Causes Power Outage In Cordell

Cordell public works director Charlie Brown shows one of the broken connectors which shorted last week, causing the afternoon power outage. Bob Henline | The Cordell Beacon
The eastern half of Cordell was without power last Thursday afternoon, as a broken line forced city officials to cut power at the substation in order to safely repair the break. The break, located just west of the Cordell High School football stadium, was repaired during the afternoon of Thursday, Oct. 24, but the repair revealed other potential issues with Cordell’s aging electricity…

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