City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz provided the following information at 6:46 a.m.:
There are two power outages in Evanston right now.
There are 384 accoutns out in the area bordered by Oakton, Asbury, Howard & Hartrey. ComEd crews are on site working on it, estimated restoration time is 6:30.
There is a second power outage affecting 95 accounts in the area bordered by Elmwood, Washington, Sherman & Monroe. They indicate that lightning was the cause. Crews are being routed there. Estimated restoration time is 8:00.