40-Year-Old Infrastructure Partially to Blame for Outages, MLGW Says
MLGW’s CEO J.T. Young was before Memphis City Council members Tuesday to discuss a string of summer storms that have left parts of the city in the dark for days.
It’s been a rough and busy few weeks for MLGW trying to respond to all that storm damage.
Young said the age of MLGW infrastructure is at least partly to blame for some of those outages.
“I’m trying to figure out what we need to do to sustain our system,” Young said…(Read the full story)