18 News has learned of several outages taking place in the city of Elmira.
The Elmira Charter school Finn Academy confirmed their outage in a Facebook post:
Please be advised that there is currently a power outage within the school and in the surrounding neighborhood, which has our incoming phone lines down as well. NYSEG is working on the issue and classes are conducting business as usual—if you need to reach the school please message us here or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The traffic light on Church Street and Madison Avenue has also been seen not working.
18 News will continue to update this story with any breaking details.
The Elmira Police Department has told 18 News that there are scattered outages throughout the city. EPD also said that NYSEG is working on restoring the power and that the outage came from NYSEG. 18 News will continue to update this story with any breaking details.