Piedmont Marina without power, phone, water services for several days

July 1, 2012

As a result of the severe thunderstorms that struck the Piedmont Lake region on Friday night (June 29), Piedmont Marina is without electric and telephone service, as well as water and wastewater services.

Piedmont Marina staff members report that they have been informed that it will be a period of several days before all services are restored.

However, the marina will remain open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily with staff members on hand to provide assistance to customers.

The public restrooms will remain closed until utility services are restored.

Damage from the storm to docks at the marina was minimal, and there was no damage sustained by the buildings at the marina. All debris from the storm on the grounds at the marina has been removed, according to marina staff.

No injuries were reported.

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