Glendale power outages

Balloons, equipment failures and squirrels were among the top causes of power outages in Glendale between 2008 and 2012, according to Glendale Water and Power. (Steve Greenberg / Times Community News / January 18, 2014)

Power outages in Glendale are caused by a lot of things: machine failures, wind or just plain human error. But perhaps surprisingly, more than a quarter of all outages in the city are caused by two culprits: balloons and squirrels. Join reporter Brittany Levine and News-Press editors for an online chat at 1 p.m. today to discuss the city report. 


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