Power failure on east side

City of Evanston officials say that a power failure struck parts of the east side of Evanston shortly before 9:30 this morning.

The area affected reportedly runs from the lakefront west to Ridge Avenue and from Greenwood Street south to South Boulevard. About 2,300 customers reportedly are affected.

Cause isn’t known yet. ComEd is estimating they may have power restored by about 12:15 p.m. today.

Residents with questions can about when their power may be restored can call ComEd at 1-800-EDISON-1.

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