Status update as of 8 p.m. April 17.
As of Friday morning, a team of 3,308 Entergy Arkansas employees, contractors and workers from other utility companies has restored power to 103,000 of the 128,000 who lost electrical service when violent storms ripped through the state Easter Sunday.
Status as of 9 a.m. April 17
After four days, our dedicated restoration workforce has restored 85% of our customers who lost power due to the Easter Sunday storms.
Status as of 9 p.m. April 16
More than 3,300 Entergy employees, contractors and linemen borrowed from other utility companies are working to rebuild the electrical system, which includes replacing 1,375 broken poles, more than 2,000 spans of wire and all the related electrical components.
Updates as of 9 a.m. April 16
Crews have restored power to nearly all customers who can safely take service after storms and tornadoes crossed Louisiana and heavily impacted the northern region of the state on Easter Sunday.